Sunit heads Hunts’ Private Equity practice across Asia and is a Managing Partner of the firm. Sunit has worked with a large number of corporate boards and is an advisor to several Indian business houses on Corporate Governance. He has co-authored the India Board Report, India’s foremost research paper on Corporate Governance in conjunction with the CII.
Sunit started his search career with Horton International, a high-end executive search firm in the US in 1996 and later moved to India to head Horton’s India operations. His past experience is in the telecom industry.
Sunit also founded Third Sector Partners (TSP), a not for profit search firm for the development sector. TSP in turn spawned Katalyst, a program which strives for the economic empowerment of underprivileged girls through professional education and several unique interventions. Sunit is a past Chairman of United Way of Mumbai, Vice Chairman – American Chamber of Commerce, Mumbai and Treasurer of the Wharton Alumni Association of India.
Sunit received a business degree in marketing management from the Wharton School, and also a degree in engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.
Sunit is married and has two daughters. His wife Shital is India's leading Business Etiquette and Protocol consultant.