He has completed his graduation from Pune University and Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Symbiosis Institute of Business Management Pune in 1986.
He has experience of over 30 years in Oil Industry. He has worked with Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd, at Mumbai and Delhi in various capacities in different departments including LPG Sales & operations, Supply & Distribution, Logistics, Shipping, and Supply Chain Optimisation.
He was member of various committees / projects undertaken by BPCL in coordination with Oil Coordination Committee / PPAC (under Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas) in the field of Logistics, Supply Chain optimisation including dismantling of the Administered Pricing Mechanism (APM) for petroleum products specially LPG.
While in Bharat Petroleum he has worked closely with M/s Mckinsey India for formulation of different core processes for Refineries and various Marketing SBUs and was part of implementation team for end to end supply Chain Network.
Prior to his appointment as Director Commercial, MNGL, he was working as General Manager (Supply Chain Optimisation), Mumbai.