Amit worked in mergers and acquisitions at both Morgan Stanley in New York and Credit Suisse First Boston in London.
Amit incubated Swordfish Investments, a private equity fund and Swordfish Capital Management, an investment management company. He owns and manages both of these Mayfair based companies.
Additionally, he is involved in a number of private businesses spanning the education, media, telecoms and real estate sectors. In 2007 Amit bought a stake in Queens Park Rangers FC, London, and served as Vice-Chairman up until May 2011 of which he resumed in August 2011. In January 2009 he was appointed Chairman of the charitable organisation, QPR in the Community Trust. Furthermore, in 2010, Amit Bhatia set up a grant-awarding charity, called Global Relief Initiative.
Amit is an alumnus of Cornell University, Ithaca New York. He graduated in Economics and Investment Management.