Tej Patel is a graduate of Curtin University in Economics and Finance. He completed his Bachelors in Perth, Western Australia and currently works with the content team at FEE as an Intern.
He is affiliated with the Mannkal Economic Education Foundation, a free-market think tank which sponsors students to work in like-minded organisations to pursue ideas of liberty, individual rights and smaller government.
At university, he was the president of the Curtin Wall Street Club, the vice president for students for liberty, Co-founded the Curtin economics society and founded an international student equity research organisation.
Tej worked in private equity as an associate back in Perth with his core focus on economic strategy and commodity investments with a focus on battery minerals such as Lithium, Cobalt and Zinc.