Arvind Parashar hails from a beautiful valley in Northern India, Dehradun, capital of Uttarakhand. He completed his education there and moved places. His corporate stint took him to the U.S several times. Presently, He lives with his family in Mumbai and finds it the best place on earth to live. Apart from writing, In his free time now, Arvind loves to paint oil on canvas. Most of his work has been gifted to friends and family. He enjoys traveling, and mostly does road trips with family and friends.
He served as a Director in one of the U.S based corporates prior to focussing on writing novels. In fact, he decided to quit his sixteen year long corporate career , with GE, Dell and Genpact primarily, for the passion of writing, and is now fully devoted to it. It was a huge risk, however he believed in his dream so deep that eventually the comfort of corporate did not excite him much.
His fiction novel Kabira Not Until I Die is off to a good start and already has a fan following established. He has already finished a large part if the second novel and research for the third one. His favourite authors are John Grisham, Jeffrey Archer and Ruskin Bond.
He had been associated with Corporate Social Responsibility in the past- Give India and Junior Achievement, in particular. He has been featured in Mint edition for Give India efforts. He wishes to continue with the philanthropic work more rigorously in the future. Even combine it with his painting exhibitions.