Born and brought up in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, Gaurav is a B.Tech graduate from I.T.S. Engineering College, Greater Noida. Although, Gaurav hails from Dehradun. He did not waste any time after his graduation and shifted to Mumbai to pursue his passion. Gaurav was an introvert when he entered into modeling and acting field.
Gaurav always wanted to pursue something which could be challenging to him. He feels that this industry has its own challenges to deal with. Getting a small role in a short film at the beginning of his career boosted his confidence altogether. Gaurav being a model and an actor believes that one should know their positive and negative aspects.
Gaurav has worked with many brands like Sony Pix, IPL Hotstar, Volkswagen Polo. He also did a music video for Zee Music and for famous singer Mika Singh. Gaurav is also a fitness freak and follows a strict diet. He also trained in martial arts. Moreover, Gaurav feels that patience is the key to survive in the modeling and acting industry. Therefore, he consistently works on improving his skills rather than being impatient.