B. Technology in Chemical Engineering, College of Technology, Osmania University, Hyderabad, 1991. Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, Polytechnic Institute New York University, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, Polytechnic Institute New York University, 1997.
Postdoctoral fellow Colorado School Mines, Golden, 1997—1998. Industrial postdoctoral Novartis Pharmaceuticals, East Hanover, New Jersey, 1998—2000. Staff engineer Wyeth Research, Pearl River, New York, 2000—2003.
Senior manager Doctor Reddy's Laboratories Ltd, Hyderabad, 2003—2006, associate director, 2006—2009, director, since 2009.
Volunteer Asha Education, New York City, 1998—2001. Member of American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society.
Married Suneetha Kota, July 29, 2001. 1 child Sriya.