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Introduction & Credentials Of “Management” & Board Of Advisors

Mr. Umesh Patel - Managing Director

  • Founder of ANKIT Group
  • 30 years experience in the Fastener industry
  • Developed V-65 rivets, Socket head fasteners for VSSC

Mr. Ankit Patel - Director Operations

  • BE (Industrial Engineering), MBA (Entrepreneurship and Finance)
  • Worked at MICO Bosch, Black and Decker’s Fastener division (worlds 2nd largest fastener manufacturer)

Mr. Manuel Cherian - GM Development & Quality

  • 40 years experience in the fastener industry
  • Worked at HAL NASIK and setup standard parts shop the 70’s
  • Fluent in Russian, and Russian technologies
  • Developed Jo-Bolt and Anchor Nuts

Mr. Raju Patel - GM Manufacturing

  • 25 years experience in Fastener production
  • Manufacturing and Vendor development
  • Stream line production process to improve productivity

Mr. Biren Desai - Unit Manager

  • Over 10 years experience in Quality Assurance, Manufacturing and Methods
  • More than 6 years Aerospace experience in developing and streamlining special processes such as Surface Treatment, Heat Treatment and Material Joining
  • Experienced in implementation of AS 9100 & ISO 9000 quality systems
  • Management Representative, Responsible for Plant Operations and Productivity Improvement for Aerospace business.

Board of Advisors

Dr. Krishnadas Nair -Ph.D. (Engg.)

  • Former Chairman and Managing Director of Hindustan
    Aeronautics Limited (HAL)
  • Former President of Aeronautical Society of India
  • Former President of Indian Institute of Metals
  • President of Society of Indian Aerospace Technologies &
    Industries (SIATI)

Mr. Arun Srinivas

  • Partner at VASAN & SAMPATH chartered Accountants





NAL - Saras Aircraft


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