Rishi studied Law at Northumbria University, graduating with a Masters in 2014. Rishi is currently Legal Counsel at Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy and advises on all aspects of wind turbine projects.
Rishi qualified as a solicitor with Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP in September 2016. During his time with the firm Rishi specialised in advising on public sector projects and education matters and was heavily involved in the regulated procurement process relating to the Ponteland Schools and Leisure development.
Rishi has also volunteered as a mentor to students and trainee solicitors and has been involved in the Inspiring the Future Programme.
Rishi lives in Newcastle upon Tyne with his wife, and is an avid follower of Newcastle United and the Jacksonville Jaguars.