Revature Appoints Amit Sevak as PresidentJuly 9th, 2020 — Revature
Company Builds on Growth Momentum, Underscores Commitment to Higher Education
Revature, the largest employer of entry-level technology talent in the United States, today announced the appointment of Amit Sevak as president to facilitate key growth initiatives and university partnerships. Previously Sevak served as a senior advisor to the company.
As an emerging global leader in the “Hire, Train and Deploy” market, Revature bridges the gap between higher education and the corporate market. Based in the Washington, DC area, Revature has been a launch pad for thousands of entry level hires in technology. Sevak will help deepen and expand Revature’s network of university partners across the United States. As part of the Revature Executive Committee he will also help facilitate product and service innovation, diversity and inclusion and market expansion.
“Revature is well positioned for growth,” said Ashwin Bharath, CEO & Co-Founder, Revature. “Amit will be invaluable in developing and executing our strategic vision. His partnership will help us expand our ability to serve our ecosystem of universities, tech partners and enterprises successfully.”
For the last 20 years, Sevak has held senior executive positions at various universities and education companies. His higher education experience includes leadership roles at the University of Europe in Madrid, INTI University in Kuala Lumpur and UNITEC in Mexico City. He’s been an active mentor to edtech start-ups and has served on multiple boards from nonprofits to universities. Early in his career he worked as a Management Consultant at Bain & Company. In 2017, Sevak founded Mindset Global, an advisory services firm where he continues to serve as chairman.
“Revature transforms lives by enabling recent college graduates to enter tech careers,” said Amit Sevak. “I’m honored to work with such a talented team truly committed to help expand access and opportunity to careers in tech-related fields.”