Saikit Chakrabarti is a well-off professional software engineer and a political activist. He has been in top positions in the political arena, and Saikat Chakrabarti net worth was collected under multiple ventures. He served as the former chief of staff for Ocasio Cortez and is currently running many undermined plans to change the view of the political world for the people.
Saikat Chakrabarti Biography
|Total Net Worth||$1 Million|
|Real Name||Saikit Chakrabarti|
|Born On||Updated: ✅|
|Place Of Birth||Forth Worth, Texas USA|
|Profession||Software Engineer& Political Activist|
|Height||5 Ft. 10”|
Saikit Chakrabarti was born in Forth Worth, Texas, USA, on January 12, 1986. He was brought up in a Hindu Bengali family. Saikit studied at a high school in his hometown while completing his software engineering degree at Harvard. Saikat Chakrabarti net worth rose when he graduated in 2007. At college, he directed an annual festival, the ‘Ghungroo show’ at the Agassiz Theatre, Cambridge. Being a different human with a different mindset, he captured the big position highlights of his career.
Saikat Chakrabarti Family
As far as his family is concerned, Chakrabarti keeps it private like other sensible celebrities. His father’s name is Samir Chakrabarti, and his mother’s is Sima Chakrabarti. They shifted from India to the USA for a better professional life and later moved to Texas. Both of them belong to South Asian Bengali Indian descent. Moreover, he tied the knot with Kamilka Malwatte. They belong to the same ethnicity and happily privately spend their life together. Fortunately, he keeps a perfect balance between his family and work life. He never made his sensitive points public to save himself from any controversies.
To begin with, Chakrabarti, after his graduation, worked for many startup companies in silicon valley. In 2005, Chakrabarti completed his internship at RealNetworks and later on was appointed at the apple software company as an intern. He learned a lot as an intern and was appointed Technology associate at Bridgewater in 2007. However, he resigned in 2008 as he had bigger plans.
In addition, he spent six years collecting experience and world on wall street side by side. After gaining enough hands-on, he was ready to become a co-founder of ‘Mockingbird’, a web design company. Apart from that, Saikat Chakrabarti net worth sprung out when he worked as a foundation engineer at ‘Stripe’, which was a payment processing company. The journey of the Indian activist started from here.
Furthermore, Chakrabarti became interested in politics and joined senator Bernie Sander’s presidential campaigns in 2015. In an interview, Chakrabarti clearly stated that he supported the senator because he was pointing out the correct problems. Moreover, Chakrabarti was sure enough that the campaign would benefit the public.
As soon as Chakrabarti joined the Sanders campaign, he held the director of organizing technology position. In addition, he was the collaborator for the technology created for grassroots for managing events. Saikat Chakrabarti net worth contribution lies in the tool that he created alongside Sheena Pakanati, another engineer who worked at the same platforms as Chakrabarti did.
They both developed ‘Spoke’, which was a messaging tool. It was launched under the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) license. Furthermore, this tool increased the communication between volunteers, and coordination levels was elevated using the software. This technology was considered the prime component for contributing to the success of Sander’s presidential campaign.
As an activist, Chakrabarti worked with Corbin Trent and Alexander Rojas, who belong to the engineering department. This helped him highlight the stage campaign events throughout the country. After many allegations, the people in congress, Chakrabarti co-founded a political action committee, Brand New Congress’ in 2016. In addition, they provided 400 new positions for interested candidates.
Chakrabarti confessed in front of the public that the goal of the congress was unified fundraising. The Sanders campaign was not only for begging donations but small fundraising for politicians who work for people and their welfare. After a whole recruitment process, only Alexandria Ocasio Cortez won the congress seat.
After trump’s election in 2017, Chakrabarti, alongside his other fellows, co-founded ‘Justice Democrats. Moreover, Saikit, Trent, and Rojas became the party’s leaders. In addition, Chakraborty was elected as the executive director of justice democrats adding up to Saikat Chakrabarti net worth. According to Celebritythings research, they developed a software called ‘Distributed fashion’ altogether. Their main focus was to challenge a well-established democrat’ Joe Crowley.
Ocasio was elected for this account with a target to raise $30,000 through an email list. The strategies of the justice democrats activist helped Ocasio win the challenge and become the campaign chair. Additionally, Saikat Chakrabarti net worth elevated when he worked for Immigration and customs enforcement. He supported the foreign workers in the approach to increasing economic values.
Chair Of Staff
In the 2018 general elections, Ocasio won the seat among the high-profile candidates and appointed Chakrabarti as her chair of staff. Eventually, Saikit, in 2019, got the entitlement for the Politico playbook power list. After this appointment, Chakrarty made numerous progressive moves for the group. He led the green new deal resolution 2019, which Ocasio presented to the Senate.
Following this, Chakrabarti was invited to the Bloomberg news interview. He inquired about the involvement of Ocasio in the Amazon HQ2 withdrawal. He notably stated that the goal was to involve the locals in extensive discussions. However, after the community members joined, Amazon withdrew from the queens. In 2019, Chakrabarti decided to resign from Ocasio’s office as the chief of staff piston and work with more concentration on the green new deal. However, the new york times stated that there was a connection between Chakrabarts departure and Casio’s new working strategies.
Saikat Chakrabarti Net Worth
After multiple allegations and critiques, Saikit never let anyone underestimate his efforts and hard work. Saikat Chakrabarti net worth is around $1 Million. However, he states that he does not work for money but for people. Being a social activist and a political consultant, he knows the rights and wrongs without any doubt. Moreover, he is a software engineer, which equally shapes both of his personalities sides.