Bachelor of Technology in Mining Engineering, Indian School Mines, Dhanbad, 1989.
Assistant professor marketing Management Development Institute Gurgaon, India, 1997—2001. Associate professor marketing Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, India, since 2001.
Vice president Nexus - Marketing Club of IIMB, Bangalore, India, 1995—1996. Fellow: Indian Institute of Management Bangalore.
Married Leena Shainesh, February 8, 1974. Children: Priya Shainesh, Aditya Shainesh.