Rakesh joined the EGM team in March 2019 as the ministry's first Asia Coordinator. Rakesh is skilled as a problem solver, project manager and people manager; skills he has utilized in official capacities in the secular workspace and through experiential Bible learning and discipleship for children and youth in the church. Rakesh’s experience is enhanced by his education, a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics (Electronics) from Wilson College in Mumbai, and a Master of Science degree in Physics (Electronics) from Mumbai University. He married Kavita in Feb 2016 and welcomed their first child into the world on 9th Feb 2019. They now serve in children’s ministry and lead a neighborhood fellowship group every week. Rakesh and his family currently reside in Delhi, India.