This is Saikat Chakrabarti; he is the Campaign Chir for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. The Harvard graduate also worked for Bernie Sanders putting aside his tech career. Check out the five facts WagCenter can tell you about Mr. Chakrabarti.
- 33-year-old Saikat Chakrabarti was born January 12, 1986, to Samir and Sima Chakrabarti, ages 72 and 67, respectively.
- He graduated in April 2016, with a Bachelor of Arts in computer science from Harvard University. Prior to starting a technology associate jig at Bridgewater Associates, Saikat was an intern for Apple and RealNetworks.
- In 2011 was the founding engineer for Stripe. Eventually left Stripe in 2013 when he became the Director of Organizing Technology for Bernie Sanders. Chakrabarti is the founder of Brand New Congress, MockingBird and Justice Democrats.
- He initially joined Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in February 2018 as her Co-campaign Manager, eventually in July became her Campaign Chair.
- On March 5, 2019, Saikat was accused of taking $1 million in donations into his private accounts.
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