Rahul hails from Pune where he and his family has business interests in Real Estate, Land Development, Industrial Gas Distribution and Agriculture.
He has been active in the field of social service and social welfare for many years.
Rahul has been associated with promoting boxing since 2011 when he started promoting boxing at the district & then state level in the state of Maharashtra .In 2014 Rahul was invited to be a member of PBOI progressing to become its president in 2015. His zeal, support and tremendous passion for this sport has given many a boxers hope for fulfilling their dreams through PBOI. He is a path maker for young boxing talent and an enabler for the ones who have achieved and wish to achieve more. When you talk to him about the sport, you can see the glint and he would say "I am in love with boxing and I will make sure it gets its due place in India. And yes I am a fighter too but the one who fights for the ring"