Bachelor in Technology, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 1975. Doctor in Business Management, St. Xavier's College, Bombay, 1975.
Partner, Pan-Afric Chemical Industries, Bombay, 1975-1979; managing partner, Pan-Afric Chemical Industries, Bombay, 1979-1984; president, Trivedi Industrial & Research Associations Ltd., Bombay, 1984-1990; managing director, Chemithon Engineers Ltd., Bombay, since 1990. Consultant International Finance Corporation, Washington, since 1993, Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, since 1992, Shell Chemical Company, Houston, since 1991, Dharamsi Morarji Chemical Company Ltd., Bombay, 1985-1991.
Life member National Alliance for the Blind, Bombay, since 1991. Member Federation Indian Export Organisation, Engineering Export Promotion Council, Indian Soap and Toiletries Makers Association (executive member), Oil Technologists Association India (life member), National Geography Society (life).
Married Anjani Sanjay Trivedi, March 15, 1977. Children: Prachi, Tanvi.