Vikas is a Chemical Engineer from Indian Institute of technology Mumbai, Master in business management from Indian Institute of Management Bangalore and a Company Secretary. Vikas has over 40 years of work experience in leading organisations in India in finance, procurement, information technology and new business developments. His last assignment was with Tata chemicals, heading new business initiatives. He was heading projects in India, South Africa, Mozambique and new business initiatives in Southeast Asia, Brazil and Scandinavia. He is currently the Director General of the Bombay Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
He also teaches Business strategy, IT strategy and IT governance at NMIMS Mumbai. He is on the board of studies for information technology at NMIMS Mumbai. He also serves on the advisory panel for CSI Mumbai. He is actively involved in IT forums (CIOL, CTO, and CSI) in Bombay. He is also on the Board of Governors for the National Institute of Technical Teachers’ Training and Research and on the board of couple of start ups.