Samit holds a M.Sc. (Hons.) in Physics and a Bachelors (Hons.) in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, both from the prestigious Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani (1994). He also holds an M.S. Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Hawaii, USA (1997).
Samit started his career with Tata Elxsi, Bangalore and subsequently worked both at Hawaii and Los Angeles in the area of network communications before returning to India in 2000. He has been actively involved in various capacities and stages in all functions at Pluss since 2003. He is Managing Director at Pluss Advanced Technologies Pvt Ltd, Gurgaon. He has led conceptualization and development of various new projects at Pluss and spearheaded the equity investment of Tata Capital Innovation Fund into PLUSS for development of products revolving around thermal energy storage and speciality polymers.
He is extremely passionate about the Environment. In his spare time, he engages in Environment and Energy Conservation projects with Advit Foundation, a not-for-profit organization based in Gurgaon. As Co-founder and Trustee of Advit Foundation, he has worked extensively to promote Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy through various seminars held by GIZ, Germany, Bureau of Energy Efficiency and State Nodal Agencies for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency