Meet Our Team
Dr Arjun Singh is the Managing Director of Sakthi Aviation Consultancy Services Private Limited. He was a Program Director for US-India Aviation Cooperation Program (ACP) in Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (IACC), PHD House, New Delhi. Prior to joining ACP, he was Secretary to Ajay Prasad’s Committee on “Futuristic Air Navigation System Master Plan” and completed the task in Feb-2008. This report was submitted to Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India, for acceptance and implementation.
Dr Singh has enriched experience in Project Monitoring & Implementation; CNS/ATM Planning, Installation, Testing, Commissioning and Maintenance. He has worked as Joint General Manager (Communication), in Directorate of Communication, Navigation and Surveillance-Planning in AAI, Corporate Head Quarter, New Delhi, and played a key role in implementation of Indian Space Based Augmentation System (SBAS), i.e., GPS Aided GEO Augmented Navigation (GAGAN) – GNSS which is the next generation technology. He was also responsible for planning and implementation of Ground Based Augmentation System (GBAS) at Delhi and Mumbai airports. Both the technologies are still under implementation. He has also worked as Joint General Manager (Communication), in Directorate of Communication, Navigation and Surveillance – Operation and Maintenance in AAI, Corporate Head Quarter, New Delhi, and monitored of the status of CNS facilities at 140 airports. In addition to this, he advised stations on maintenance of CNS facilities, analysing the fault reports of the equipment and apprising the status to the Board of Directors, AAI, and suggested strategy for maintenance of the CNS facilities at the airports. Additionally, he has worked as Deputy General Manager (Communication), in Directorate of Radio Construction and Development Unit of AAI and played key lead role for site selection, issue of list of civil and electrical works, installation, testing of CNS equipment and finally, air calibrating the facilities for commissioning in coordination of CHQ, AAI. He also did the feasibility and cost benefit analysis of whether India needs SBAS or GBAS. SBAS is the solution and this technology is under implementation as GAGAN project.
Dr Singh joined DGCA-India, Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) as “Group A” officer in year 1983. Since then he has worked in various capacities at different airports. Prior to the Central Govt. job, he served the State Government as lecturer in Polytechnic College, Lucknow (U.P) for five years. As for Dr Singh’s academic qualifications, he did his Bachelor of Engineering from M.M.M. Engineering College, Gorakhpur (UP) in 1977 and Master of Business Administration (Finance) in 1993. He also received M.E. degree in Microwave and Radar Engineering from Osmania University, Hyderabad (A.P.) in the year 1995 and received Ph.D. (Electronic and Communication Engineering) degree in the year 2005 from Osmania University, Hyderabad (AP).
Mr. Dhiraj Soni is working as a Manager with Sakthi Aviation Consultancy Services Private Limited. Having completed his Commercial Pilot training along with Instrument Rating from Helipro Aviation Training Pvt. Ltd., New Zealand in the year 2010, Mr. Dhiraj Soni is a licensed Commercial Pilot by Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA)-India, Civil Aviation Authority (CAA)-New Zealand and Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA)-Australia.
In addition to being a Commercial Pilot License holder, he is a member of Aeronautical Society of India, New Delhi and Royal Aeronautical Society, London and holds a degree in Aviation Management.
A versatile individual, Mr. Dhiraj Soni is also a professional Multimedia and Web Designer and has industrial experience as a Digital Illustrator. He is recognized for professionalism, positive mental attitude, commitment to excellence and an ability to communicate and interact effectively with senior management, associates, and clients.
Mr. Hemchand Sharma has extensive experience as a professional and an entrepreneur in the field of Information Technology (IT), Manufacturing, Finance. He has worked in Techbooks for a reputed IT company where he headed the online digitization team in various projects. He founded Pinpoint Media Private Limited, an interactive media company, in the year 2008 and has also diversified in manufacturing plant of GH Packaging Private Limited. In addition to the above, he is heading IT projects in Sakthi Aviation Consultancy Services (P) Ltd. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Information Technology & Management (BITM) from Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, Orissa.
Mr. Harsh Enkhia is the Co-Founder and Principal Architect at HS-Associates – a specialized Architecture-Interior Design Firm, established in April 2015 in New Delhi, India. Mr. Enkhia has worked with one of the leading Architectural Design and Project Management practices in & around New Delhi for last more than 15 years. With his vast experience in design, consultancy and Management services, he founded HS-Associates with the aspiration of providing excellence in design and quality of service. He has worked with Archetype-India as Lead Design Manager, where he was involved with Design Management of Hyatt Place Gurgaon & Grand Hyatt-Colombo-Sri Lanka apart from this he was also involved in Courtyard & Fairfield Inn by Marriott at Bangalore & Chennai owned by SAMHI Group.