He has several achievements and awards to his credit. He was conferred with the coveted Siemens TOP+ award in three consecutive years from 1999 to 2001 for Product Innovation, Benchmarking Practices and Quality.
He graduated in Mechanical Engineering from Sardar Patel College of Engineering, Mumbai. He also completed Post-Graduation in Industrial Engineering from NITIE, Mumbai and Post-Graduate Program in Management Studies from Mumbai University. Before joining Siemens, he worked with Mahindra & Mahindra for nine years.
He is a founding member of Indian Green Building Congress (IGBC).