He is a Consultant for Healthcare businesses and is a Director on the Board of Sahyadri Hospitals Group, Pune. He was the founding CFO of Columbia Asia Hospitals (currently Manipal Hospitals) and a Director on the Board of Directors of the Company for over 16 years. Prior to Columbia Asia he was associated with multinational companies in the Infotech industry in various leadership roles for over 20 years. He is a qualified Independent Director, ex-Governing council member of Nathealth and is a speaker on healthcare. A Commerce graduate from Madras University he is also a qualified Cost & Management Accountant and a Company Secretary besides completing a general management program from IIM, Bangalore.