Shirish is Chairman of Mumbai Grahak Panchayat, the largest consumer organisation in India. He is also a member of Consumers International’s Council. He is one of the leading consumer advocates in India and has to his credit several landmark judgments giving relief to millions of consumers. He also contributed to drafting the Consumer Protection Law for Fiji under the EU Consultancy Project. Shirish contributed to the review and revision process of the UN Guidelines for Consumer Protection and has also launched several innovative campaigns in India promoting and protecting consumer rights. He has been the recipient of several prestigious awards.