Master of Science in Limnology, Bhopal University, India, 1995. Master in Environmental Management, University Western Sydney, Richmond, Australia, 1997. Master in Water Engineering, University of Technology Sydney, Australia, 2002.
Catchment management officer Hawkesbury-Nepean Catchment Management Trust, Windsor, Australia, 1998—2000. Strategy and policy analyst Sydney Catchment Authority, Penrith, Australia, 2000—2002. Manager catchments and waterways Kogarah Municipal Council, Australia, 2002—2006, director assets and services Australia, since 2006.
Lecturer University of Technology Sydney, since 2006.
Member of Australian Water Association (chair environment and catchment management interest group since 2001, New South Wales committee member since 2003), Stormwater Industry Association, International Water Association, Australian Institute Company Directors.
Married Vinita Chanan, December 23, 1999. 1 child Eisha.