Age: 40 Years
Marital Status: Married
Hometown: Bengaluru, Karnataka
|Full name||Vivek V Mashru Instagram - Vivek V Mashru|
|Other Name||Viivek Mashru The Indian Express|
|Famous role||Vivek in Colors TV episodic TV series ‘CID’ from 2006 to 2012
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 7”
|Eye Colour||Hazel Brown|
|Date of Birth||27 September 1983 (Tuesday)|
|Age (as of 2023)||40 Years|
|School(s)||• The Frank Anthony Public School in Bengaluru, Karnataka
• Primary and Middle School, Bengaluru, Karnataka (1989 to 1995; class 1 to class 6)
• Good Shepherd International School in Bengaluru (1995 to 1999; class 7 to class 10)
• GD Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Bengaluru (class 11 and class 12 in commerce)
|College/University||• Grenoble Ecole de Management, Singapore
• Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai
• The University of Texas at Austin, Texas
|Educational Qualification(s)||• Masters in International Business at Grenoble Ecole de Management, Singapore (2013 to 2015)
• Certification in Analytics for Beginners (2016)
• PG Program in Data Science and Business Analytics at the Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai (2020 to 2021)
• Post Graduate Program in Data Science and Business Analytics at The University of Texas at Austin, Texas (2020)
|Relationships & More|
|Marriage Date||Year, 2018
|Wife/Spouse||Name Not Known
|Parents||Father- Vimal Mashru (proprietor of Vivek Avenues)
Mother- Name Not Known
Some Lesser Known Facts About Vivek Mashru
- Vivek Mashru is a former Indian actor and businessman. He gained recognition for his role as sub-inspector Vivek in the TV series ‘CID’ on Colors TV, which he played from 2006 to 2012.
- During his teenage years, Vivek worked as a model and appeared in various photoshoots.
- He also actively participated in different sports like skating, hockey, swimming, athletics, taekwondo, and badminton while he was in school and college.
- Additionally, he showcased his talent in theatre plays and dance competitions during his college days.
- In 2002, Vivek embarked on his acting career and joined Prasad Bidapa Associates in Bengaluru, where he worked as an actor and production executive until 2003.
- Vivek has acted in various Hindi films like ‘Morning Raga’ (2004) and ‘Fight Club: Members Only’ (2006).
- He has also appeared in Hindi TV serials like ‘Akkad Bakkad Bambey Bo’ (2005; Star Plus) and ‘Aankhen’ (2005; Doordarshan).
- In 2010, Vivek Mashru actively volunteered for several NGOs, including Sadguru Mangeshda Kriya Yoga Foundation, Edenue, Dream A Dream, and MAS Sarvangeen Kriya Prabodhini Pvt. Ltd.
- In 2012, he expanded his skills by working on the Hindi short film ‘Checkmate’ in multiple roles such as lighting, story, dialogues, camera, costume, production, direction, and make-up.
- He also performed in the theatre play ‘Insulting the Audience,’ directed by Rehaan Engineer.
- Vivek’s professional journey continued with diverse roles. In 2013, he became the Manager of Operations at Vivek Avenues in Bengaluru. In 2014, he worked as a lead facilitator for training workshops and ‘Dream Outdoor Experiential Camps’ aimed at teachers and youth workers.
- From 2015 to 2020, he served as the director of marketing at Indus International Schools. From September 2020 to January 2021, he worked as a general manager of marketing at Vijaybhoomi University, Jagdish Sheth School of Management (JAGSOM), IFIM College & IFIM Law School.
- In April 2021, he joined the CMR Group of Institutions in Bengaluru as a specialist in strategy and innovation. Subsequently, in October 2021, he became the head of the common core curriculum at CMR University. In June 2022, he was promoted to the position of director of the common core curriculum.
- Vivek is well-versed in playing the guitar.
- He has won numerous awards for his role in the TV series ‘CID.’
- He is an ardent fan of the legendary Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar.
- During his free time, he enjoys travelling and engaging in various sports activities.
- He is also an animal lover and frequently shares pictures with dogs on his social media accounts.
- In June 2023, he revealed that he was not a professor in Bengaluru but an educational administrator. According to Mashru, he is overseeing the Department of Common Core Curriculum at CMR University in Bengaluru.