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DACA supporter Sanjay Shah has yet to build out his $17 million Trump Tower penthouse

DACA supporter Sanjay Shah has yet to build out his $17 million Trump Tower penthouse

Sanjay Shah worked for software maker SAP for many years before launching his own software business in 1999, Hoffman Estates-based Vistex. The privately held company’s annual revenue totals $220 million, according to Shah, who is perhaps better known for his 2014 purchase of the $17 million, 14,000-square-foot penthouse atop the Trump International Hotel and Tower.

Shah, 49, Vistex’s founder and CEO, recently gave $5 million to his business school alma mater, Lehigh University’s College of Business and Economics, with the goal, he said, of helping it better compete with other top business schools. Shah, a naturalized U.S. citizen, also has spoken out in defense of the Deferred...

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