|Famous For||Being the fiance of Pooja Bedi|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 7”
|Date of Birth||1 November 1967 (Wednesday)|
|Age (as of 2020)||53 Years|
|School||The Lawrence School, Sanawar|
|College/University||St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai|
|Educational Qualification||Graduate Facebook|
|Relationships & More|
|Engagement Date||14 February 2019|
|Wife/Spouse||Pooja Bedi (Actress)
|Restaurant||Bora Bora in Goa|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Maneck Contractor
- Maneck Contractor is an Indian businessman.
- He is the fiance of the Bollywood actress Pooja Bedi.
- Maneck grew up in a well-to-do family in Goa.
- In 1995, he founded the resort named “Fiesta Beach Resort & Restaurant” in Goa.
- He also owns the ferry and boat building company in Goa named Multi Tech Marine.
- Maneck and Pooja Bedi studied in the same school in their childhood, The Lawrence School, Sanawar. Maneck was three years senior to Pooja in his school days. Although they had many friends in common, but Maneck never interected with Pooja in his school days. Surprisingly, they both met after years through their school’s alumni WhatsApp group. Once Maneck posted in the group about his new restaurant in Goa. Pooja replied to the same by saying that she would surely visit the place. They started dating each other in January 2018 and exchanged the rings on 14 February 2019.
- Reportedly, Maneck proposed Pooja for marriage in a hot air balloon on Valentines’ Day in 2019.
- Before Maneck, Pooja was married to Farhan Furniturewalla (Businessman). The duo got divorced after being in a marriage for 12 years. Pooja has two kids from Farhan, a daughter, Aalia Furniturewalla, and a son, Omar Ebrahim.
- In his spare time, Maneck loves to do sailing, kite surfing, and mountain biking.
- In an interview, when Maneck was asked about one quality of Pooja that he loved, he replied,
It’s the synergy and the energy. There’s a right spark in her eyes, they keep the spirit alive.”
- While sharing the details about Maneck in an interview, Bedi said,
There’s incredible comfort and similarity with him. There’s effortless mingling in each other’s lives. He is a wonderful human being. I’ve been in multiple relationships in the past, so I’ve learnt what is important and what is not. With Maneck, I can’t find one thing about him…his personality and his way of being, that I feel is not in synergy with the way I feel, and I would not like to be a part of my life. He is a very decent and honest man… just like how Parsi’s are. It’s so wonderful to meet and get to know him.”
- Maneck shares a great bond with Pooja’s children. While sharing the details of the same in an interview, Pooja said,
They get along fabulously. He is such a person who can get along with anyone. He cooks very well. Just the other day he cooked a bowl of hummus for Aliyah. She went crazy about it.”
- In 2021, Maneck, along with his fiancée, Pooja, was slammed for enjoying a speed-boat ride in Goa without a mask when there was a huge increase in the COVID- 19 cases in the entire world. News18