Amar Panchal

Amar Panchal

Akraya
CEO

Amar Panchal is CEO of Akraya, a 12-year-old information technology staffing and managed solutions firm based in California’s Silicon Valley. Panchal started the company with $3,000 in savings, building it up to revenue of $42.7 million in 2012. Akraya is known for how well it treats employees. The company ranked No. 1 among the Best Staffing Firms to Work For in the 20- to 50-employee category this year. Perks for Akraya employees include a bi-monthly house cleaning service and cutting-edge training programs. It also ranked as No. 1 among the Best Staffing Firms to Temp/Contract For.