Mahesh is divorced. He is of athletic build and very fair & handsome. He is an engineer, MBA from IIM Lucknow and a CFA charter-holder. He has worked for foreign banks in Singapore and Muscat and is currently employed with a mutual fund company in Mumbai. He enjoys his work and he also enjoys his time off which he uses to pursue hobbies like playing the bansuri or travelling. He practices vedic astrology and is spiritually inclined. By nature he prefers the lighter side of life.