Born in Delhi, 30-year-old Prayas Jain completed his schooling from Bal Bharti Public School and later went to Australia where he did his Bachelors in business administration, accounting and business management from Victoria University.
Jain has been working as chief executive officer at Metis Business Solutions Private Limited since May 2009. The consultancy deals with power, coal, oil and gas with its head office is in Melbourne, Australia.
Between August 2007 and October 2008, Jain worked as manager with Infraline Energy.
He worked as commercial accounts manager with Victorial Electricity from August 2004 to July 2007.
Jain’s interrogation revealed that he has around 250 clients from private companies dealing in power, coal, oil and gas.
Jain allegedly used to sell secret and classified documents to his clients, as per their requirements, after procuring them from multi tasking employees working in petroleum, coal, and power ministries.