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A published photographer and an astronomy enthusiast, Ramashish Ray started Stargate in 2015 with an observatory in Kausani. Having spent over 25 years at the regional and global helm of corporate giants such as Nokia and Samsung, Ramashish continues to pursue his passion with photography today while also driving business such as Intartic and Meizu in India.
While being involved to different extents from the inception of Stargate, Paul joined Stargate as CEO in 2019 with the objective of creating and growing the astronomy community. An amateur astronomer and a space buff himself, Paul graduated from IIM Calcutta before working at a national capacity with Nokia, Airtel and Samsung.
Atish Aman is an amateur astronomer and an acclaimed award-winning astrophotographer. The Founder and former Director at Antriksh Education, he has been in the astronomy education field for over a decade. Atish attained recognition when, working with the Archaeological Survey of India and Nehru Planetarium, he recorded the enthralling beauty of the various Indian monuments against the night sky and with star trails. He was a finalist at the The Royal Observatory Astronomy Photographer of The Year (2011), with his photograph published in the Observatory’s yearbook.