Bachelor of Science in Engineering, College of Engineering, Trivandrum, Kerala, 1984. Master in Technology, Cochin (Kerala) University of Science Technology, 1992.
Design engineer, Fact Engineering & Design Organisation, Cochin, 1984-1990;
senior design engineer, Fact Engineering & Design Organisation, Cochin, 1991-1992;
senior engineer, Chemtex Engineering India, Ltd., Bombay, 1993-1994;
principal engineer, Chemtex Engineering India, Ltd., Bombay, since 1994. Consultant mechanic engineer Hainan (China) Xynge Polyester Company, 1993. Consultant furnace engineer Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Yokohama, Japan, 1995-1996.
Consultant site engineer Saudi Methanol Company, since 1996.
Active Young Men’s Christian Association, Cochin, 1985-1992, Kerala Shastra Sahitya Parishad, Cochin, 1992. Member Institution Engineers, Indian Institute Plant Engineers (associate), Institute Standards Engineers (associate), Fact Engineers Association (secretary 1992), American Welding Society.
Married Shanti Sudhakaran, November 11, 1989. 1 child, Aravind Nair.