Leadership

Dr. P.K. Garg


With nearly 3 decades of experience within the applications in Civil Engineering, Land Surveying, Topographic Mapping, Remote Sensing, GIS, Cartography, Dr. Garg is our key advisor since SGPL's inception. Dr. Garg is also a Professor in Geomatics engineering (Civil Engg Deptt.) at the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee. He completed B.tech (Civil Engg.) in 1980 and M.tech. (Civil Engg.) in 1982, both from University of Roorkee (now IIT Roorkee). Dr. Garg completed his Ph.d. from Bristol under UK under Commonwealth scholarship and post-doctoral from Reading under Commonwealth fellowship. He joined the department of Civil Engineering at IIT Roorkee in 1982.

Besides winning a number of national accolades and playing key roles in big scale projects, Dr. Garg has published 160 papers in national and international conferences and seminars. He also wrote a text book on remote sensing and has produced two technical films on history of mapping. He has guided more than 55 M.tech. and 12 Ph.D. thesis. He has organized over 30 training programmes in advanced areas of surveying, photogrammetry, remote sensing, GIS and GPS. Dr. Garg is a prestigious member of 23 coveted professional societies out of which he is a fellow member of 8 societies. For academic work, he has travelled to UK, USA, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Italy, France, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia and Sweden.




Dr. Mahesh Jat


With over a decade long experience within Water management, Dr. Jat is our expert on all projects and opportunities within the industry. Dr. Jat completed his Ph.D. from IIT, Roorkee and till date, has published over a hundred papers in national and international conferences and seminars. He is also one of the Readers at MNIT, Jaipur, a prestigious Engineering college for the crème-de-la-crème of the country's students. He also actively organizes various Courses/ Workshops for faculty members of other Engineering institutes as well as for Engineers. He has expertise in Image Processing software's like ERDAS imagine & ILWIS and GIS Packages like GRASS, ARC-INFO.




Dr. Ramarao


Dr Ramarao has expertise in Programming Languages/Scripting Languages like Arc Macro Language (AML), C/C++, HTML, IDL, Java, MATLAB, and V.B. Database Systems like Oracle, PL/SQL, Mathematical/Data Analysis/Database Software like MATLAB, Microsoft Access, MS-Excel, SAS, SigmaPlot, and SPSS. GIS and Remote Sensing packages like ArcGIS, FLAASH, ArcView, eCognition, ENVI, EDRDAS Imagine and Geomatica.

His Primary research areas are GIS based Modelling and visualization of vegetation dynamics and climate change, Geospatial based studies on biophysical characterization of crops, large-scale hyper-spectral and multispectral remote sensing methods for agricultural land use/land cover mapping and analyses.




Annu Gupta


Annu looks after all the functional operations within SGPL and is in true sense the glue that holds it all together. She oversees production of prospective comprehensive business plans and also aids in exploring profitable opportunities and reworking the business models to achieve organizational and growth objectives. Annu's remit also extends to project delivery at all stages, ensuring that the deliverables are meted out with. Annu also heads the in-house processing of returns, audit reports, financial statements. Project financing and invoicing is also taken care of by her.

Annu is truly a people's person and the employees reach out to her for HR-related queries. The ER side of our Human resources, time sheets and payroll is also under Annu's wings.




Richa Arora


Richa has always been passionate about meeting new people and marketing. Her interests and experience sit well with her position as the Marketing & International Business Development lead at SGPL. She handles new client acquisition, client management and marketing for the company. Her experience in recruitment and enthusiasm for Psycholgy also makes her the go-to person for all new hires, employment lifecycle and ER.

With a background in Electronics Engineering and Masters in Strategy & Information systems, Richa's key skills are identifying new opportunities for revenues, developing business reports, plans and tenders.




Yadvinder Singh


Yadvinder is SGPL's IT guru. With an experience of 15+ years in Design, Development & Architecture of enterprise and geo-spatial applications, Yadvinder is our Software Applications' stalwart. He joined us in Q2, 2012 and has been one of our strongest pillars ever since. Prior to SGPL, Yadvinder worked with RMSI Pvt. Ltd. for 7 years, making an exit as the Sr. Technical Specialist. Throughout his career, he has handled software solutions for some of the biggest projects, based domestically & internationally. Besides the IT head at SGPL, Yadvinder's experience makes him a key representative for participation in pre-sales solution architectures and pricing for various RFPs. Yadvinder's has handled and headed multiple projects (fix price and TMN Base) from delivery & technical perspective and has strong exposure to a diverse customer base within public sector and private sector. Yadvinder's technical expertise expands to (and is not limited to) Open Source GIS such as GeoServer, Mapserver, Open Jump, Kosmo, GeoTools, as well as ESRI ArcGIS products, ERDAS Imagine, Mapinfo Mapxtreme, Oracle Spatial.