Graduate in Commerce, Mumbai University. Member, Governors' Steering Board, Infrastructure and Urban Development Community, World Economic Forum. Former President, International Federation of Asian and Western Pacific Contractors' Associations (IFAWPCA). Founder Member, Disaster Resource Network (DRN). Signatory Member, UN Global Compact's CEO Water Mandate. 2013-15, Executive Committee Member, TERI (The Energy and Resources Institute) - Business Council for Sustainable Development (BCSD). Member, UNISDR Private Sector Advisory Group.