While in IIT Bombay, Deepak (B.Tech. '72 & M.Tech. '74 Elec. Engg. H5) served on H5 Students’ Council from 1970-71. After graduating from IIT Bombay, Deepak worked for multiple MNCs. One of the original founding Directors of IIT Bombay Heritage Foundation, Deepak received the Distinguished Service Award from IIT Bombay in 1999. He has endowed three scholarships for B. Tech./M. Tech. Dual degree students in EE named after Prof. G. N. Revankar, Prof. M. V. Hariharan and Prof. K. Shankar. Deepak lives in San Jose, California with his wife Karuna Sabnis (née Wagh).