Hiten Patel: Student Ambassador: Education & Energy Efficiency and Conservation.
Hiten Patel is a fresh MBA graduate from the Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado. His focus at CU was Entrepreneurship and Business Operations. He holds a bachelors degree in Engineering with emphasis in electronics and telecommunications from Mumbai University, India. Prior to attending Leeds, Hiten worked with Reliance Communications Ltd., a leading telecommunication company in India, where he contributed extensively in planning and deploying the state-of-art optic fiber and transmission network for total telecom solution.
While at CU, Hiten was a partner/consultant at Entrepreneurial Solutions, LLC – a business consulting firm owned and operated by MBA students at Leeds School of Business. He also interned with Level-3 communications in summer of 2008 as a Project Manager assist.
Hiten sees immense potential in renewable energy solutions and its ability to combat current global energy and climate crisis. He aspires to start his own venture in USA and/or India focused towards sustainable energy solution with keen interest in Bio Fuels and Energy Efficiency. Hiten’s longer term goal is to contribute towards education system and revolutionize the way knowledge is imparted in emerging countries, especially India.
On the recreational front, Hiten enjoys hiking, dancing, networking and likes to play soccer, volleyball and cricket. He is currently training for Enshin Karate and is eager to acquire his Black belt.