Originally from Mumabi, India and Relocating from Auckland in 2005 to Opotiki with his Whanau Umesh gained employment with Runanga as Finance Manager.
Umesh has over 23 years of experience working in Finance. During all these years Umesh has worked with Chartered Accountant, Manufacturing Company, Stock and Investment Brokers and service Industries. Umesh gained Masters Degree in Commerce from Mumbai University and Diploma in Business Management. Umesh is a Member of Associate Chartered Account of New Zealand. In 2011 he gained Provisional Membership in Chartered Accountant College and is aiming to gain Full membership in NZICA by then end of 2012.
Umesh has a passion for Information technology and is also the Manager of Cyberwaka IT support and a member of Runanga Contract committee. Umesh is also the Trustee of Anamata PTE and Tuhoe Hauora.
Married to Mamta for 14 years, they have two tamariki, Shilp & Kavya. Umesh lives in Whakatane with his family.