Diploma in mechanical engineering, PACR Polytechnic, India, 1981. Degree in mechanical engineering, Government College Technology, India, 1987.
Engineer Everest Engineering Works, India, 1982-1985. Senior engineer Universal Heat Exchs. Ltd., India, 1986-1992.
Assistant manager Binny Engineering Ltd., India, 1992-1993. Senior engineer Guruder Engineering Ltd., India, 1993-1994, the International Development & Education Award Ltd., India, 1994-1995, Sembawang Engineering Ltd., Singapore, 1993-1995, Edeleanu Asia Pte Ltd., Singapore, since 1995. Senior engineering consultant to Russian refinery project Edeleanu Asia Ptd Ltd., Singapore, 1999-2000.
Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Welding Society (certified welding inspector), Singapore Welding Society.
Married Renukadevi Ulaganathan, November 13, 1991. Children: Surendair, Hemnaath.