Dr Vikram’s father Shri Indrajeet Shah was a civil engineer by profession and was employed by the Government of Gujarat. A highly capable man, Indrajeet Shah was respected by all, his superiors, peers and subordinates. “If he decided to do anything, he always accomplished it,” said his former subordinate Mr Bhatt, who is now a very senior government engineer. Indrajeet Shah retired as the Chief Engineer of the Government of Gujarat.

Dr Vikram has two sisters.

He is married to Dr Darshini Kirit Shah, a qualified dentist, in 1990.

Their son Shanay Vikram Shah works in Shalby Hospitals and heads the International Business Development Division.