Chirag is a business research and development professional at Taktik Consulting, Victoria, Canada. He has extensive experience in working with tech start-ups in Western Canada. Chirag works with start-ups, small and medium sized businesses to help them move forward and grow to the next level by planning and implementing effective business processes. He has over a decade of diverse work experience in project management, research and development, administration, HR, IT and engineering in Canada, UK, Australia and India. Chirag holds Masters degree in global management from Royal Roads University, Canada and Bachelors degree in mechanical engineering from M. S. University, India. He also holds Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) and Microsoft Certified System Administrator (MCSA) certifications from Microsoft.
Chirag believes in giving back to the community and volunteers as a Mentor for Mitacs Accelerate Program at Royal Roads University and an Advisor for Innovation Centre for Entrepreneurs at University of Victoria. He shares his experiences to help future entrepreneurs. Chirag is fluent in Hindi and Gujarati, likes to play table tennis in his free time. He lives in Langford, BC with his wife Michelle and son Kavin.