Profile of Rtn. Amit Mate

Born in family of Rotary, Rtn. Amit’s father Narendra Mate is a TRF Alumni who was a GSE team member of 1978. Rtn. Amit was a Rotaractor in 1995-96. He has done his Masters in Mechanical- Production engineering and Bachelors in Production engineering. He is also Master of Science in Plant & Machinery Valuation and done post graduation in marketing. His Rotary classification is Technical and Financial consultant. He is working as a Managing Director for Adept Advisors India Pvt. Ltd which is into testing and calibration activates and as a Associate for Adept Consultants which is into preparation of Techno economic viability reports on be half of bank and Plant & Machinery Valuations.

He is a associate member of Institution of Chartered Engineers and authorized competent person for safety under factory’s act for Government of Maharashtra. Before joining consulting Rtn. Amit has worked with Osram India Pvt. Ltd and Power engineering India corporation. He has achieved Global quality accreditation certification IS 17025 through NABL to his quality lab in 2012. This lab is the first lab of Kolhapur to get NABL accreditation for on site calibration activity. He is also consulting to more than 300 small and medium enterprises of Western Maharashtra for testing of equipments for safety under Factor’s Act.

Rtn. Amit joined Rotary in the year 2009-10, He was introduced to Rotary club of Kolhapur by PDG pratap Puranik. With a mission to make Rotary club of Kolhapur vibrant again, Rtn. Amit had introduced many young Rotarians in the club and achieved bronze pin from Rotary International. Rtn. Amit restarted the project RYLA in club again and hosted first multi district RYLA with international students participation in 2013. Now Kolhapur RYLA is into its 7 th year and has became an iconic project for youth. He had won district award as Best Secretary in 2014. He had conceptualized the Birds Park project of Vikaswadi in club. In the same year he was selected as Vocational Training Team Member for Food processing and bye products visiting RID 7360, USA.

He had conducted training in 8 different food technology institutes to 800 plus students after he came back from USA as VTT member. He was District Committee Chairman for RYLA in the year 2015 and hosted 5 RYLAs namely RYLA for youth prisoners, RYLA for Handicapped youth, RYLA for Special children, Science RYLA and Multi District International RYLA. He has received District Governor’s excellence award as DCC RYLA. In 2016. he was District Committee Chairman MUN and hosted multi district MUN for school children from Satara, Karad, Sangli, Belgavi and Kolhapur. He has received District Governor’s excellence award as DCC MUN for the same. He was DRCC Rotaract in the year 2017. Rtn. Amit is a President of Rotary Movement 2018-19. Rotary Club of Kolhapur has successfully hosted District Training Assembly “ Sphurti” for 2018-19 in which Rtn. Amit was Event Chairman.


Married to Ann. Dr. Ela who is a dentist by profession and inner wheel member. His mother Ann. Smita and father Rtn. Narendra are also active in social work. Rtn. Amit is blessed with a boy Master Ayan. His elder sister Mugdha is a Past President of Inner wheel club and brother in law Vikrant is a Rotarian.