Bachelor of Science, Loyola College, Madras, India, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration, Harvard University, 1967.
Cost accountant, Guest Keen Williams Ltd., Calcutta, 1962-1964;
assistant/associate professor, Indian Institute Management, Calcutta, 1967-1972;
senior lecturer, London Business School, 1973-1975;
professor, Scottish Business School, Glasgow, 1975-1978;
management consultant, Atheya Management Systems, New Delhi, since 1978. Hindustan Zinc Ltd., Udaipur, 1983-1985. Member government committees on civil aviation, public enterprises.
Chairman Telecom Restructuring. Governor Indian Institute Foreign Trade, New Delhi, 1985-1986. With SVT Ltd., India, since 1992.
Fellow All India Management Association, Indian Society for Training and Development, Human Resource Development Network, Harvard Club.
Married Geeta Gopal, June 13, 1971. Children: Rishi Raj, Rupa Lalitha.