Ameet Sahny was born in Myanmar. He studied at Goethals Memorial School and graduated with a first honors degree in commerce and economics from Delhi University.
He migrated to Belgium in 1974, learned diamond cutting for two years, and started his own company in 1997, KABIR BVBA. His firm focuses on export/import trading in rough and polished diamonds, and has expanded to jewelry and investment diamonds.
He has acted as an Advisor to Ascend Now since its inception. His focus with Ascend Now is on strategy, partnership development, and content creation. He also acts as an angel investor and advisor to diamond companies in Turkey, the United Kingdom, and United Arab Emirates. He is the sole Advisor to the Myanmar embassy in Belgium.