Vijay Virupannavar is the Treasurer of the City of Inkster. A 2018 Crain’s 40 Under 40 selection, Vijay holds Certified Public Accountant and Chartered Global Management Accountant designations. Vijay completed his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan in 2005 and completed a Masters of Accountancy from Western Michigan University in 2008. In his career, Vijay has performed public accounting services, S-1 consulting services, technical accounting consulting services, and just prior to his current role worked with Olympia Entertainment Inc and 313 Presents LLC for accounting, finance, budgeting, and forecasting work relating to Metro Detroit entertainment venues such as Little Caesars Arena. Outside of his work, Vijay is a co-founder and President of Let’s Go Detroit (a 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit organization), the Treasurer of the Board of Directors for One Detroit Credit Union, an Officer on the Executive Board of the Michigan Democratic Party (MDP), a State Central Delegate Alternate for the MDP, a Vice Chair of the 13th Congressional District Democratic Party Organization, Vice Chair of the Western Michigan University Haworth College of the Business Young Alumni Advisory Board, and owns a passive side real estate investing business.