He started working in his father's Sri Balaji Group of companies - Sri Balaji Cylinders PVT LTD, Sri Balaji Valves PVT LTD and Sri Srinivasa cylinders PVT LTD, when he was 17. He established his own MSB Industries at the age of 20. He got his first film offer in 2002 at the age of 22 which made him leave his entrepreneurship and choose films. He has acted in Idi Maa Ashokgadi Love Story, Ela Cheppanu (2003), Dost, Arya, Sankranti, Kumkuma, Englishkaran, Pothe poni, Kokila, Sarada Saradaga, Aganthakudu, Annavaram, Pagale Vennela, Podarillu, Chandamama, Target, Masth, Shambo Shiva Shambo, Jagame Maya, and Janda Pai Kapiraju. In 2006, he won the Copper Nandi Award for his performance in the film Pothe poni.