Bachelor of Science in Engineering with honors, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Rajasthan, India, 1983.
Engineer Electrical and Computer Engineering Ltd., New Delhi, 1983—1984, SICO Ltd, New Delhi, 1984—1985. Senior engineer - instrumentation Indian Petrochem. Corporation Ltd, Baroda, India, 1985—1996.
Senior control system engineer Bechtel, Gurgaon, India, 1996—2003, engineering group supervisor, 2005—2007. Technical professional - instruments Kellog Brown and Root, Baku, Azerbaijan, 2003—2005. Joint general manager Samsung Heavy Industries, Noida, since 2007.
Member of International Society Automation.
Married Ranjana Kar, January 31, 1994. Children: Shourya, Anusmita.