Manoj is the founder and chief executive of the India Inc. Group. He has interests in India focused advisory services, angel investing, government affairs, and publishing.
For 15 years Manoj practised as a corporate lawyer running his own firm with offices in Westminster & Mumbai before turning his attention to business, charitable, and political interests in the UK & India.
Manoj is a non-executive director of India Infrastructure Finance Company (UK) and chairs it’s Risk Committee. His is a senior advisor to UK antibiotic drug discovery company Helperby Therapeutics.
Manoj serves on the advisory board of the Commonwealth Enterprise & Investment Council. In 2003 he established the London office of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce, and has served on committees of India’s Ministry of External Affairs, UKTI and London Chamber of Commerce.
In 2014 Manoj served as a member of the hugely successful Narendra Modi for Prime Minister campaign. He led the Research Analysis & Messaging division working closely with senior party leaders and spokespeople. He continues to provide strategic advice to investment & political outreach initiatives in India and globally.
Manoj campaigns actively on various community issues and strives for better political representation for people of Indian origin in the UK.
He is a founder member and first President of National Hindu Students Forum UK. He is a Director & Trustee of the Avanti School Trust and founder Trustee of volunteering charity SEWA Day.
Manoj is a graduate of the London School of Economics.