Mr. Murtaza Gandhi holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree. Before joining MICA, he was associated with the Sabarmati Ashram Preservation and Memorial Trust\Gandhi Memorial Museum in Ahmedabad for over 6 years. During his tenure at the Ashram, he assisted in creating the Gandhi Heritage Sites Database, Gandhi Heritage Portal [www.gandhiheritageportal.org]. He also assisted in managing the archives, research centre and the library.
Mr. Gandhi also provided research assistance to academics and Ph.D. scholars at University of California – Berkeley, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Johns Hopkins University, etc.
Mr. Gandhi enjoys spending leisure time close to wild animals and birds.