He is a B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering) from IIT Madras and has completed his Post Graduate Diploma in Management from IIM Ahmedabad. With the five years experience at Godrej, he joined the Tata Watch Project. He is a member of the Governing Council at the T.A.Pai Management Institute, Manipal and the SDM Institute of Management and Development, Mysore. He is a director in Virgin Mobile India Limited, a joint venture of Tata Teleservices and Virgin Group, UK.
He has received the Distinguished Alumnus Award in IIT Madras in 2008.
He has been the Managing Director at Titan Industries since April 2002.