Qualified UGC-Junior Research Fellowship and Lectureship. He worked for Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai, circa six years as a Systems Analyst-cum-Programmer. Due to a keen interest in research and academics, in 2012 he joined in National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), Mumbai for doing Fellow Program in Management and in 5.4 years, he completed his thesis on “Internet of Things (IoT) Technologies in Smart Cities: An Exploratory Study in India”. During this period, he presented his academic research work in both Inter/national conferences including at Bangkok (Thailand), Dubai (UAE), Alicante (Spain), Fairfax (USA) and Porto (Portugal). He also published more than 20 articles together with journals, book chapters, and posters. He is an upcoming evangelist on “The New Language of Publications”.