Bachelor of Science, Sardar Patel University, 1984. Master of Science, Gujarat University, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Gujarat University, 1993.
Microbiologist, Indian Institute Petroleum, Baroda, 1987-1990; microbiologist, Gujarat State Fertilizers Company Ltd., Baroda, since 1990. External examiner postgraduate studies in microbiology Gujarat U., Ahmedabad, India, 1995. Member expert database department science and technical, Government of India.
Member Association Microbiologists India, Indian Yeast Group, New York Academy of Sciences.
Married Hithavachni Musuku, October 23, 1992. 1 child, Kevin.