Is a Chartered Accountant from England & Wales and the Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. His assignments have been with Rambutan in UK as Finance Manager, a subsidiary of Bass Charrington London and with Warner Hindustan, Mumbai as Audit and Systems Manager. Then, he moved on to join Ranbaxy Laboratories, New Delhi, as a Finance and Internal Audit head.
His last assignment with Ranbaxy was as Sr. VP, Allied Businesses, Corporate and Govt. Affairs and Corporate Communications also Director in charge – Speciality Ranbaxy, Mumbai. He is a keen spokesperson for the pharmaceutical industry in various trade forums interacting with the government and various organizations. He is also an expert on WTO / IPR issues.