Satya Rajpurohit is the co-founder of Indian Type Foundry (ITF) in Ahmedabad, India. He studied Graphic Design at the National Institute of Design (NID) in India and interned with Linotype in Germany. He has also worked at Dalton Maag Ltd in London and L2M3 in Stuttgart. He now works full time at ITF, creating original fonts in all major Indian scripts along with Latin. His fonts are being used by some of the world's most iconic brands including Apple, Sony, Panasonic, Starbucks, News Corporation, Viacom, Unicef and Discovery Channel to name a few.
In 2010 he received the prestigious "SoTA Catalyst Award” presented by the Society of Typographic Aficionados during TypeCon in Los Angeles. In the same year, his foundry (ITF) was nominated for the Design Museum's "Designs of the year" award for their contribution to the Indian typography.
[Satya Rajpurohit, May 2015]