ISC, Sambalpur University, Rourkela, India, 1984. Bachelor in Engineering with honors, REC Rourkela, India, 1988. Master of Business Administration, Indian Institutes of Management, Lucknow, India, 1991.
Trainee Telco, Jarishedpur, India, 1988-1989. Senior branch sales executive Godrey & Boyce, Bangalore, India, 1991-1993. Area sales manager BPL Telecom Ltd., Calcutta, India, 1993-1994, branch manager, 1994-1995, regional manager, 1995-1998.
General manager Satyan Inforay Ltd., Chenrai, since 1998. Consultant in field.
Member All India Institute Management (associate).
Married Sushmita Sahoo. 1 child, Vrindaa.