Karthik’s passion for dance led him to be an instrumental member of the Swingers Dance Company. Being one of the best in the country in the western genre, he underwent training in various genres of dance namely, Salsa , Jazz , Bollywood , Hip Hop , Dub – Step , salsa and Zumba. He was also an integral member of two Dance Shows performed at The Music Academy, Chennai , India. In the process Karthik was selected as a Company Dancer for the same Academy through a rigorous screening and training schedule. Working with several other members of the troupe and the intensive training has taught him the various nuances of team dynamics, Organizational skills, and time and resource management. Karthik has participated in more than 50 dance events during his undergraduate studies and in school days back in India. He has also been awarded for various dance competitions. Karthik was an instructor in India teaching Hip-Hop, Bollywood Fusion, and Bollywood Zumba.
Academically, Karthik has a Masters in Construction Science and Management. Karthik currently has a full time job with DR Horton in Morrisville.