He was born on 26.07.1961, is from the parish Vettilappara in the eparchy of Thamarassery, having educational qualifications of M.A. English and DCL from the University of Santa Croce, Rome. He had his priestly formation at Vadavathoor. After his ordination in 26.12.1987, he served as Vicar Valayam, Thalayad, Theyyappara and Karingad. When he was nominated Bishop of Thamarassery, he was serving the diocese as the Secretary and Chancellor of the diocese as well as the judicial vicar. He was also serving as judge in the Major Archiepiscopal Tribunal, Kakkanad. He was appointed bishop of Thamarassery on 18 January 2010. His Episcopal ordination and enthronement took place on 8 April 2010 when the resignation of Bishop Paul Chittilapilly from the office of the Bishop of Thamarassery became effective.