Mr. Mehta is a board member of Gujarat Venture Finance Ltd(GVFL), Managing Committee member of India Angel Network (IAN) and a Governing council member of College of Engineering, Pune. Mr. Mehta was the Deputy Chairman & Managing Director of Onward Novell Software (I) Ltd. (1993-2005), a 50:50 partnership between Onward and Novell Inc.
He has 30 years of cumulative experience in the Indian Computer Industry and was one of the Chief Architects for realizing the Hinditron - Digital Joint Venture in India.
Mr.Mehta has been the founder member of NASSCOM (National Association of Software & Service Companies) and former Chairman and member of the Executive council. He is a trustee of NASSCOM Foundation.
He was the first President of TiE – Mumbai (1999). TiE is a non-profit global network established to foster entrepreneurship and nurture entrepreneurs. He was a trustee of TiE Global (2001-2004). He is also the Managing Trustee of Trust to Promote Advanced Technologies in India. (TPATI)
He has successfully chaired major Indian and International conferences Cybercity, NASSCOM, VLDB’96, ICVC’99 and others.
Mr. Mehta is an Electrical Engineer from College of Engineering, Pune and has done his Masters in Computer Science (EE) from Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA. He has been conferred with CEO of the year award by N M Institute of Management and TATA HRD Network in 1994, Distinguished Alumnus Award by College of Engineering, Pune in 1995 and Lifetime Achievement Award for HR excellence by Deccan Herald in 2004.