Amit Kinikar is a senior disciple of Swami Parthasarthy. He earlier completed an MBA from one of India's premier business schools. After a brief career with a French multinational he founded a successful marketing business which employed two hundred people.
Amit renounced his lucrative business in 1997 to dedicate his life to full time study, research and propagation of Vedanta and its practical application in life.
Since 2004 he has been teaching in different parts of the world, including five years in Canada. Currently he heads the foundation's activities in the Detroit area, conducting lectures and seminars to diverse audiences.