Renowned educationist, leading Indian Mountaineer and author of over 10 books.
27 years at premier Indian schools including The Doon School and The Scindia School as a Teacher, House Master, Head of Department & Master in charge of Adventure.
Principal for the last 18 years at numerous premier schools including Sawan Public School & Cambrian Hall.
Nominated member of ‘Hindi Salahkar Samiti’, Youth Welfare and Sports Ministry, Govt. of India, N-Delhi from 2006 to 2009.
Received numerous awards including ‘Spardhashree Award’ from All India Unique Sports and Cultural Organization, N-Delhi in 2005, the World Disaster Education Award from ‘International Association of Educators for World Peace’ in 2005, ‘Hindi Gaurav Samman’ from Hindi Vichar Manch, Dehradun in 2006, Distinguished Service Award for education from PPSA, Uttarakhand in 2018.
One of India's most accomplished and recognized mountaineers. Led students to numerous record breaking Mountaineering, River Rafting and Cycling expedition for over 20 years. This includes numerous firsts as well. Climbed over 20 peaks in the Himalayas including Kalanag (20,956 ft), Saife(20,215 ft), Kokthang (20,600 ft), Bhagirathi-II (21,400 ft), Jaonli (21,760ft-1996), Kedar-dome (22,410ft-1997) to name a few.