Mr Nambiar is an accountant. He has about 30 years of experience in the corporate finance field and has served as a Finance Manager and as Internal Auditor in various companies in India and in the Middle East covering a diverse range of industries such as petroleum refining, contracting and fast moving consumer good (FMCG). He was also involved in company acquisitions and had jurisdiction in Qatar, Kuwait, UAE, Iran, Teheran and Sudan.
He resigned from corporate life in 2009 to take up social service work. Eventually he chose palliative care, which later became a subject close to his heart. He has been an active volunteer with Pallium India since 2010 including a two year stint as the Treasurer.