Amit is a Chartered Certified Accountant and has specialised in the advertising and media industry for the past twenty years.
His experience as an accountant covers both technical accounting and reporting as well as commercial business planning and operational management.
Amit is currently working for McCann Erickson Advertising which is part of the global Interpublic Group of companies. He has also held positions at AKA (part of the ATG group), J Walter Thompson and Rapp and has worked with a varied mix of clients including those in the theatre industry.
Amit joined Frantic Assembly in 2018, prior to this he was a trustee for five years with Teatro Vivo, an immersive theatre production company that tells stories in unusual spaces; everything from Shakespeare in your local supermarket to The Odyssey on the streets of Deptford.
Being born to parents who moved to the UK in the 1970s from Uganda in East Africa, Amit is very passionate about diversity, social mobility and access to theatre and the arts for all communities. It was Frantic Assembly’s Ignition programme and its commitment to eliminate barriers to entry in the theatre industry that led to Amit joining our Board of Trustees.