B. in Veterinary Science, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, 1986. M. VSc in Dairy Technology, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, 1993. P.G.D.M. in Human Resource Management, All India Management Association, New Delhi, 1996.
Assistant manager veterinary Tamil Nadu Cooperative Milk Producers Federation, Madurai, India, 1986-1994. Assistant professor Institute Food and Dairy Technology Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Chennai, 1994-1995. Assistant professor correspondent courses department communications and entrepreneurship Madras Veterinary college, Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, 1995-1997.
Entrepreneur consultant department communications and entrepreneurship Madras Veterinary College, Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, 1995-1997, assistant professor animal welfare correspondent certified course, since 1997, assistant professor animal husbandry and fisheries management, since 1997. Member board studies basic science Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, since 1997. Associate officer National Cadet Corps, since 1999.
Veterinary consultant Jeeva Karunya Vete Home, Chennai, India, since 1994.
Humane education officer (honorary) Animal Welfare Board India, Chennai, since 1997. Under officer, sergeant National Cadets Corps., 1984-1986. Member India Dairy Association, All India Management Association (associate, member board decision making), Madras Management Association, Dairy Herd Improvement Association (decision making since 1997).
Married M. Neela, May 25, 1989. Children: Shruti Balan, Jishnu Gopal.