B.E. (Civil), M.A. (Sociology)
Has over 23 years of experience in the field of entrepreneurship development. Engaged in areas of rural development, development of micro enterprises, implementing and providing hand-holding support to unorganised sectors like handlooms, handicrafts and village industries. He has also been engaged in action research, evaluation studies, etc. Besides other EDI activities, he works as a Cluster Development Executive for Chanderi/Gwalior handloom clusters and is engaged in planning and implementation of the Start-up Village Entrepreneurship Programme (SVEP) of the Ministry of Rural Development, GoI.