Chandan Sarkar is an Analyst who covers the telecom sector at Auriga, USA. Prior to joining Auriga, Mr. Sarkar founded Balistes Capital Management, a hedge fund focused on the telecommunications industry. Previously, he worked for PAW Partners, a billion-dollar technology hedge fund in Greenwich, Conn. During the 1990s, Mr. Sarkar worked at sell-side research boutique SoundView Technology Group as a Telecommunications Equipment Analyst. Mr. Sarkar began his career in industry as a Design Engineer at AT&T Bell Laboratories. He holds three patents in the telecommunications field.