Diploma, Riverdale Country School, New York City, 1951; student, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1952-1953; student, Administrative Staff College India, Hyderabad, 1962.
Managing director, chief executive administrative-commercial, National Art Silk Mills Private Ltd., Bombay, 1954; attorney in charge purchase department and general administration, director managing agency, National Rayon Corporation Ltd., Bombay, 1955-1970; partner, Nagindas Foolchand Chinai, Bombay, 1968-1979; director, Chinai & Company Private Ltd., Bombay, 1968-1979; chief executive, Catalyst (India) Private Ltd., Bombay, 1979; joint managing director, Catalyst (India) Private Ltd., Bombay, since 1980. Chairman Everest Shipping Company Private Ltd., Bombay, 1976-1983, director 1988. Director Specialty Chemicals Ltd., Bombay.
Member of Cricket Club of India (Bombay).
Married Damayanti; children: Darshana Ogale, Samir, Kishore.