Rohit Chand has been a serial entrepreneur who has promoted highly successful ventures in the IT, ITES, Education & Financial Services domains. Rohit has over 45 years’ experience in the Indian services sector and is well versed with the regulatory framework in India.
After occupying senior positions in corporate India, Rohit ventured out on his own in 1985 and through a series of acquisitions and mergers co-founded IIS Infotech, one of India's foremost software/education companies, of which he was the Executive Chairman. IIS was bought over by the FI Group Plc. (now Steria) which is a European multinational and Rohit exited the company. Thereafter, Rohit co-founded Infinity Venture Fund with a US 40 million Dollar corpus and founded Axis-IT&T which focused on Engineering Design and contributed to its growth and diversification.
Rohit successfully took both IIS Infotech & Axis-IT&T public. IIS Infotech gave a 10x returns to its public shareholders in a period of 4 years & Infinity Venture Fund gave an IRR of 40% over a period of 5 years. Concurrently, Rohit also served on various committees of Industry Associations and served on selection committees of the Indian government’s Union Public Services Commission for staff selection.
Rohit is currently the CEO of Yukti Securities Pvt. Ltd., a Reserve Bank of India registered Non-Banking Financial Corporation which is engaged in investing in start-ups. Mentors many Companies.
Rohit has a Bachelor's Degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi and an MBA from the Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh, USA. He is a a recipient of the IIT Delhi Alumni award for “Outstanding Contribution to National Development” and has also been awarded “The Amity Global Corporate Excellence Award”