We are Palghat Iyer family. Bharath has excellent academic records throughout his career. He did his schooling in Nagpur (KV) and BTech in electrical engineering from College of Engg, Pune. He worked in Reliance Industries for 2 years and left the job to pursue MBA in Power Management from National Power Training Institute, Faridabad. He is working in the power consultancy sector with Pricewater coopers as Senior consultant and is presently posted at Shimla. i.Though quiet and soft spoken, he is very ambitious and enterprising. He takes independent decisions about his life but is very attached to his family and has strong family values and tradition. He enjoys reading and listening to music. In his leisure time he enjoys a swim or a game of badminton.