Advait Divgikar graduated from the University of Mumbai with a Bachelors and Masters degree in Life Sciences majoring in Biotechnology. He worked for a year as a Research Associate at Glenmark Pharmaceuticals engineering bi-specific artificial antibodies. He went on to volunteer at a Non-profit Organization shadowing various counselors involved in counseling potential H.I.V infected patients, and children with Thalassemia. He also gained advocacy experience working as a volunteer teachers aide in an inclusion school for children with special needs. He is multilingual, fluent in English, Hindi and Marathi. In his free time, Advait enjoys swimming, watching soccer, playing the guitar and spending time with friends and family.