Native Place: ‘Most Holy Redeemer’ Church, Belthangadi
Position: Assistant General Manager at Marmul Hospitality Group
Spouse: Jane D’Cunha
Children: Rayner and Ransley
Vijai has been extending his support and patronage MCCP and other Community services at Ghala Church from many years.
He is the only Son, born to Late Valerian D’Cunha (A war time pilot in the Indian Air Force) and Late Juliana D’Silva (Ministerial Officer in Judicial Department), from Guruvayankere, and belongs to the ‘Most Holy Redeemer’ Church, Belthangadi.
He did his initial schooling at Guruvayankere and then at SDM College -Ujire, and later perused his further studies at SDM Law College at Mangalore and Manipal University.
He started his career in the Government Service at the Legal department, and also enrolled as a Legal Practitioner in the Karnataka State Bar Council. He also holds Master’s degree in Business Administration in Finance.
For the past 20 more years he has been working in various positions at the well known Marmul Hospitality Group in Oman.
Vijai married to Jane, an Inter Chartered Accountant working at OHI Group, and who is a lovely home maker and has been a strong support for Vijai to devote his time for the Community service. They have been blessed with 2 children, who study in Muscat.
Vijai says, though always encircled with job responsibilities, it is this time he made a determined decision to devote some time to serve the community, and thus took a call to join the executive committee without a second thought.