Having qualified as a pharmacist in 1981 Ravi took on a position of relief manager for Boots. From here building up a chain of 10 pharmacies within the South east.
Ravi then went on to study a post graduate degree in Kings College. From this degree Ravi decided to change his career into the care sector and in 1999 with his brother Sukhi Gidar, Gold Care Homes was established and has since grown to operate 20 care homes, predominantly in the northern Home Counties.
Other successes include winning Asian Achiever of the year in 2012 as well as more recently Gold Care Homes Winning Family Business of the Year at the Red Ribbon Awards 2016.