Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacy, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, 1981.
Research pharmacist Sarabhai Squibb, Baroda, India, 1973-1975. Research associate City University of New York, New York City, 1976-1977. Research pharmacist Johnson & Johnson, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1978-1980.
Senior scientist Richardson Vicks, Shelton, Connecticut, 1981-1984. Director new product development Kalipharma, Elizabeth, New Jersey, 1984-1990. Vice president or research, development and scientific operations Zenith Laboratories, Northvale, since 1990.
Preceptor extension training, Rutgers University, since 1991.
Director Tamil Nadu Foundation, Columbia, Maryland., 1988-1991. Member American Association Pharmaceutical Scientists, American Pharmaceutical Association, Regulatory Affairs Professional Society, Rho Chi.
Married Giovindammal Nachimuthu. Children: Anu Radha, Ilango.