(Head – Airport Services)

Mr John Moses graduated in B. E. (Mechanical Engineering).

Mr Moses has total professional experience of 40 years in aviation field. He trained with Air India as Grade III engineer in 1969 in Air conditioning process, manufacturing process, airframe, flight control system, landing gear system components and hydraulic power systems. He also trained on repairs, flight control unit, Hydraulic Motor/pumps and all MLG Flight control units. He was with Air India as Sr. Engineer for 20 years.

He has rich experience in Aviation in Saudi Arabian facilities at Jeddah as Senior Engineer in facilities engineering equipments standards department where he had to plan in house facilities, designing and fabrication of tools and fixtures to carry out repairs and testing of components in overhaul facility.

He is currently working with LIVEWEL group since 2001 and is Head - Airport Services handling quality control of various cleaning processes, terminal handling procedures, controlling of work force and meeting customers at the airport office.

LASPL : DOB : 14-2-1940
(DGM – – HR )

Mr Anil Thakur graduated with Honors armed with Masters of Personnel Management and Industrial Relations. Member of All India Management Association and National Institute of Personnel Management, Calcutta.

Mr Thakur has professional experience of 31 years. He joined Birla group in the year 1979. Joined ITDC (India Tourism Development Corporation) as Asstt. Manager (Personnel) and elevated as Dy. GM- HR. Worked with Nehru Place Hotels as Vice President and with Fineman Consulting Pvt. Ltd., Principal Consultant RDI (A British based consulting company). Awarded best HR Manager of Delhi in 1992 by Indian Institute of Business Management. Responsible for composite IR functioning of 36 hotels for 5 ½ years which is a record.

Member of two wage review committee. Faculty member of RN Institute of Hospitality Management. Faculty member (HR & IR) with National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology.

He is currently working with Livewel since 2005 as DGM, HR at Delhi Branch.
LASPL : DOB : 07-12-1955
(DGM – Admin. & Corporate Affairs)

Lt. Col. (RTD.) M. Kaushik started his career in the armed forces of our country after completing his master’s degree. He was selected in Indian Army and was commissioned from the Indian Military Academy, Dehradun in the year 1969. He was decorated and attached with country’s most chivalrous and brave 5th gorkha regiment. He had a rare distinction to be in action in 1971 war with Pakistan. After this war he was decorated with Sena Medal.

On release from army he completed his MBA in HR and also a PG Diploma in Training and Development from ISTD, Delhi. After coming from combating force and finishing his MBA in HR he was with a pioneer cement company, the Associated Cement Companies Ltd. He has vast experience of more than 30 years in the field of HR.

He is currently working with LIVEWEL group of companies since 2007 as DGM – Admin. & Corporate Affairs.
LASPL : DOB : 15-08-1946
(Head _ HR, IR & Personnel)

Mr P. Kumar is a graduate in B.Sc. and completed his LLB and also a PG Diploma in Management Studies. He has rich experience in all aspects of HR & Personnel and Industrial Relations at Plant level, general administration, ensuring all statutory obligations under various laws and acts applicable to the company.

Mr Kumar is having professional experience of 16 years in senior positions in Organisations of high repute with employment experience in Metal Box India Ltd, Global Boards Ltd., and Trimbak Industries Limited. His core competency areas are in assisting the top management in reviewing, formulating and implementing HR processes and policies in the organization, recruitment of staff, appointment, induction performance management system, review compensation packages, compliance of statutory and non statutory HR aspects. He also maintains excellent liaison and relationship with union leaders to create a proactive, fair and firm industrial relations culture. He also coordinates with Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) in connection with staff airport entry passes, timely renewals, liaison with MIAL, Police, Airport Authority of India, Labour Commissioner’s office and other statutory compliances of the prevailing laws.

He is currently working with LIVEWEL group of companies since 2005 as Head - HR, IR & Personnel.
LASPL : DOB : 13-3-1956.
(Manager – Corporate Finance)

Mr Bhupendra Par is a B. Com Graduate from Mumbai University.

Mr Bhupendra is having professional experience of 18 years in senior positions in Accounts department in various organizations like Green View Hotel, Raj Aviation Pvt. Ltd & Economic Enterprises.

With Livewel Group, he is heading day-to-day accounting, payroll and maintenance of statutory records, finalization of monthly/quarterly/annual accounts and its audit by statutory auditors of the company as per statutory requirements. He is overall Incharge of all Accounts, Finance & Taxation activities of all the locations of company.

He is currently working with LIVEWEL group of companies since 1996 as Manager, Corporate Finance.
LASPL : DOB : 13-3-1970
(Sr. Manager – Technical.)

Mr Acharya has graduated in Mechanical Engineering from Karnataka Polytech, Mangalore.

Mr Acharya has professional experience of 35 years. He was with Indian Airlines, HAL & Air India as Foreman and promoted to Sr. Manager handling maintenance, various ground support equipment and fabrication. He also handles Pallet repair, container repair, Trestle repair, Design and Fabrication, staff maintenance, billing and workshop maintenance.

Mr Acharya is with LIVEWEL group of companies since 2002 as Sr. Manager – Technical at Mumbai Airport.
LAT : DOB : 10-4-1942
(Sr. Manager – HR)

Mr Marballi is a B. A. Graduate and completed his LLB and also a Diploma in Personnel Management & Industrial Relations. He has experience in all aspects of HR & Personnel management functions and Industrial Relations at Mumbai Airport.

Mr Marballi has professional experience of 26 years. He was with Savani Transport, Arviva Industries (India) Ltd., Rainbow Inks & Varnish Mfg. Co. and Amar Dye Chem. He has headed the HR & IR Dept. established Personnel / HR activities, streamlined employees records / files. He has also framed HR and Personnel policies. He also maintains excellent liaison and relationship with union leaders to create a proactive, fair and firm industrial relations culture.

Mr Marballi is with LIVEWEL group of companies since 2003 as Sr. Manager, HR & Personnel .

LASPL : DOB : 06-09-1954
(Sr. Manager – Admn.)

Mr Parikh has graduated in B.Com from Mumbai University in 1974. Mr Parikh has professional experience of 36 years. He was with Hindustan Spg. & Wvg. Mills Ltd., Thackersey Group of Mills, Mumbai as Factory/Administrative Manager. He has handled personal matters, labour problems, rationalization, VRS scheme of staff and workers, looked after welfare activities like staff sports club, canteen, staff functions and get-togethers, health camps, etc. He has also assisted the Management in commercial affairs representing the company to various Government organizations like RPFC, ESIC, Texprocil, Excise, Textile Committee, BTRA, BMC, Mantralaya, Industrial / Labour & High Courts, etc. The company was awarded with ISO 9002 certificate in 1994. Mr Parikh is with LIVEWEL group of companies since 2003 as Sr. Manager – Admn. at Mumbai Office. LASPL : DOB : 1-2-1954
Sr. Manager(Engg.)

Mr N. Bakshi passed his SSC and obtained a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering.

Mr Bakshi, joined Indian Air Force on 21st May, 1960 as a Technician and was with them for around 18 years. Passed out as Group I Engine Fitter in December 1962. He has total professional experience of 50 years. Joined Indian Airlines as a Technician in October, 1978. Passed D.G.C.A Examination and became Aircraft Maintenance Engineer in the year 1982 in Category A & C on AVRO-748 aircraft. Acquired License on B737-200 series and AB300 Aircraft. Retired from Indian Airlines as Sr. Aircraft Engineer in October, 2001.

Mr Bakshi is with LIVEWEL group of companies since 2001 as Sr. Manager – Engineering at Mumbai Office.
LAT : DOB : 03-01-1943
(Sr. Duty Manager)

Mrs. Bootwala graduated from Narsee Monjee College, Vile Parle in the year 1981.

Her first job was with Indian Airlines as Cabin Crew for 10 years.. She then worked with Sr. Cabin Crew of Emirates Airlines for 10 years. She was the first Indian to join Emirates Airlines, a biggest credit to her career. She has handled the Manchester inaugural flights during her tenure with Emirates and has also flown to Toulouse (France) to bring the Airbus aircraft of Emirates airlines. She has total professional experience of around 28 years.

With her experience in aviation, she also trains the new staff which includes Duty Managers, Duty Officers, Customer Service Assistants, etc. Currently she handles International Airlines at Mumbai and Delhi Airport namely Emirates, Continental Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Kuwait Airways, American Airlines, etc.

During her flying career, she has flown and handled our Prime Ministers Mrs. Indira Gandhi, Mr. Rajiv Gandhi and also Mother Teresa during the Bhopal Gas Tragedy. She has also flown CIP’s, VIP’s, Dignitaries, Protocol Officers and the Royal Families to add to her credit. She has also handled Mrs. World contestants in the year 2005 which was held in India.

Mrs. Bootwala is with LIVEWEL group of companies since 2004 as Sr. Duty Manager at Mumbai Airport.


Mr Gorai passed his SSC and obtained a Diploma in Electrical Engineering.

Mr Gorai has professional experience of 32 years. He has worked with reputed organizations like Indian Air Force and Mesco Airlines in the maintenance department, on MI -8 helicopters as Sr. Technician of helicopter electrical system. The job involved thorough understanding of circuit tracing, analysis of fault and trouble shooting of complete electrical system which involved power generating sources, power switching controlling, regulating, distributing and protection devices, emergency power sources like A/C storage battery and standby power sources like inverter of both rotary and solid state type. He also has vast experience on power utilization circuit like AC & DC motors, Servomotors, Actuators, deicing system, lighting system, engine starting control circuit, etc.

He has also worked on MI-172/C carrying out line maintenance and schedule inspection of the system. The job involved carrying monitoring of SLL/TBO of components in H/c, Planning of spares, calibration of airborne and ground equipment, handling of technical publication, log books, manuals, amending of manuals and compliance of bulletins, preparation of documents at the time of Certificate of Airworthiness, Renewal/Major inspection schedules, preparation of daily and monthly fleet performance report. He has carried out cabin maintenance / cabin related equipment maintenance of Jet, Indian Airlines, Jetlite and many other airlines.

Mr Gorai is with LIVEWEL group of companies since 2001 as Foreman – Engineering. He has also worked as Foreman at our Dubai Office for 3 years as Workshop Incharge.

LAT : DOB : 17-07-1959

Mr Arvind Saroj is a B.Com graduate from Mumbai University.

He has professional experience of 10 years. He has worked with M/s Nielcon Ltd, Design Knit, Bharat Udyog Toll Div. and Moniba Anand Electricals P. Ltd. His job responsibility was to ensure incoming / outgoing material was properly routed. To analyse and plan stock orders as per stock movements and replenish as per min./max requirements. To understand the supplier’s lead times and plan procurement accordingly and analyse the data. To follow up for supplies as per the purchase order and inform tentative schedules to production support.

Mr Arvind is with LIVEWEL group of companies since 2004 as Storekeeper.

LAT : DOB : 27-11-1977
(Sr.Foreman –-Engineering)

Mr Ramchandra Mangale is a B.Com Graduate from Mumbai University.

He has undergone training in Aircrafts ‘C’ check, application / spray painting at Mankiewicz Gebr Co. Hamburg, Germany.

Mr Ramchandra has professional experience of 16 years. He has worked as Foreman at various industrial units in Pune and Mumbai. He has worked at Air Sahara for major maintenance division alongwith attached shop and in cabin maintenance section (workshop & paint shop) carrying out cabin Interior and Exterior cleaning and painting, furnishing, repair, refurbishing, painting, certification of aircraft cabin plasticized parts.

Mr Ramchandra is with LIVEWEL group of companies since 2001 as Sr. Foreman.

LAT : DOB : 21-6-1964
(Manager –-Operations)

Mr Sanat Ghosh is a B.Sc. Graduate from Calcutta University.

Mr Ghosh has professional experience of 42 years. He started his career as an entrepreneur in service industry in 1968. Joined Livewel in 1998 and was responsible to handle all the activities related to aircraft cleaning which includes transit cleaning, deep cleaning, special toilet cleaning and deep toilet cleaning. He has been attending to various requirements of clients, staff handling, etc. He was with the vigilance team of the Management.

Mr Ghosh obtained authorization to handle aircraft cleaning from DGCA. Was at Delhi Airport in 2003 to start our activities to handle Airlines. In 2007 he was transferred to Chennai airport to start our new assignment to start Air India aircraft cleaning. He has worked with all the departments at Mumbai Airport.

Mr Ghosh is with LIVEWEL group of companies since 1998 as Manager – Operations.

LASPL /DOB : 22-06-1947
(Manager –- Operations)

Mr Freddy D’Souza is a B.Com Graduate from Mumbai University.

Mr Freddy has professional experience of 25 years. He started his career with Gold Spot factory and Godfrey Phillips as Supervisor. He worked with Talwalkar’s health club, Sea Rock Hotel and the gym at Air India as a Trainer.

He is currently working as Manager Operations with Livewel handling aircraft cleaning both exterior and interior cleaning, special toilet cleaning for recycling toilet as well as vacuum toilets, deep cleaning, partial cleaning and transit cleaning of all domestic and international carriers. He specialized in shampooing and fumigation processes.

Mr Freddy is with LIVEWEL group of companies since 1996 as Manager – Operations.

LASPL : DOB : 14-07-1967

Mr Julian Gomes has passed his SSC in 1975 and two years ITI course through St. Joseph Cardin Technical School, Parel, Mumbai.

Mr Gomes has professional experience of 30 years in various companies. He has worked with Nathani Automotive Products, BARC, Crown Tobacco Ltd and Link Middle East Dubai. During his tenure he has worked as Turner on the Central Lathe machine for manufacturing pumps and as a Machinist. He is currently undertaking Airline related cabin refurbishment, seat repairs, exterior painting and pallet & container repairs.

Mr Gomes is with LIVEWEL group of companies since 1999 as Foreman for Engineering Facilities.

LAT : DOB : 10-01-1958
(Sr. Manager –- Operations)

Mr S.R. Lall is a B.A. Graduate. He is also holding Private Pilot’s Licence & Flight Radio Telephone Operator’s Licence.

He has professional experience of 42 years. He joined DGCA, CAD as Trainee Assistant Aerodrome Officer and underwent training at Civil Aviation Training College, Allahabad in Air Traffic Control, Aerodrome Administration, Fire & Safety Services. After completion of training he joined as Assistant Aerodrome Officer at Kolkota Airport. On regular promotions held posts of Aerodrome Officer, Sr. Aerodrome Officer under DGCA till 1989 and then in AAI promoted to Dy. Director /Controller of Aerodrome. He held ratings to work on all Air Traffic Control units at Kolkata and Mumbai viz Surface Movement, Aerodrome Control, Approach Control, Radar Approach Control, Aerodrome Surveillance Rader, Air Route Surveillance Radar, Area Control Centre, Flight Information Centre, etc. He worked as ATC Water Supervising Officer/Shift-incharge at Kolkata and Mumbai. Held independent charge of aerodromes at Kumbhirgram (Silchar), Lilabari (North-Lakhimpur), Dilburgarh, Port Blair, Keshod & Patna. He was the Controller of Aerodrome, Patna and retired on 31st July 1996.

Mr. Lall is with LIVEWEL group of companies since 1997 as Sr.Manager – Operations at Mumbai Airport looking after the exterior / interior cleaning of aircrafts for airlines.

LASPL : DOB : 01-08-1938
(Trainer –- Airport Ground Services)

Ms. Sameena Merchant is a B.Com Graduate from Mumbai University. She has also completed a course in Travel & Tourism from IITC.

Ms. Sameena has professional experience of 10 years in the aviation field. She began her career as Customer Service Executive at the airport with Sahara Airlines Ltd. Two years later she was promoted as Supervisor/ Duty Officer and handled a team of co-workers and dealt with challenging situations and customers at the airport, supervision of flight handling allocations during the shift, updating and maintenance of service level standards, interaction with all departments for smooth and on time performance of flights, monitoring and trimming of flight in accordance with load and trim requirements, motivating team members, direct interaction with passengers as regards to feedback, suggestions and complaints, formulation, maintenance and supervision of all the baggage service standards for the western and southern regions, managed and reconciled all baggage related issues including compensations, consolidated and structured MIS baggage reports for the Western and Southern region, checked and maintained grooming standards of the Airport staff as Grooming coordinator (Western Region). She later worked with the Training Department as Training In-Charge, Airport Services, All India.

Ms. Sameena joined Livewel Aviation Training Academy in 2007 as an Trainer – Airport Ground Services.
LATA : DOB : 04-04-1980
(Training Head – Delhi)

Capt. Yogesh Datta is a postgraduate in M.Sc. from Madras University.

Capt. Dutta was commissioned in the Executive Branch of the Indian Navy in Jan. 1972 and qualified as a Fighter Pilot. He was a flying instructor at a Flying School in Tambram. He attended the Defence Services Staff College in Wellington. He was a Master of Foreign going ships, Dir. General Shipping, Govt. of India.

Capt. Dutta has professional experience of 41 years. During his tenure he has held various positions as Chief Flying Instructor, Chief Ground Instructor & Squadron Flying Instructor with Helicopter Squadrons, Cochin, as Commanding Officer with Coast Guard Ships, Staff Officer Training with Flag Officer Naval Aviation, Group Commander, NCC, Joint Director - Aircraft Acquisitions, Branch Manager – International Marketing, China and various other fields. He was the Center Head, Marketing and Training Manager of Air Hostess Academy, Delhi.

Capt. Dutta was one of the few pilots from India to fly in Antarctica He was issued letter of commendation for carrying out Search & Rescue Operations after the crash of AI 855 on 1st Jan. 1978.

Capt Dutta joined Livewel Aviation Training Academy in 2009 as Training Head.

LATA : DOB : 22-06-1951
(Quality Control Manager)

Mr Deshpande is an Aircraft Engineer, licence holder. He is holding AME licences for Caravelle, Avro HS-748, Fokker F-27, Boeing B-737 200 series, Airbus A300 B2/B4. CAT “V†Licence on Airbus A320 – 231.

Mr Deshpande has professional experience of 45 years. He has worked as radio operator/technician in Civil Aviation Dept at Mumbai Airport and promoted as AME approved inspector with Indian Airlines. He was Officer on special duty in Indian Airlines line maintenance. He also worked as approved Inspector in MAX Aerospace on Ballast, CVR, StartGen, ASP, LDG LT, ELT, etc. He worked as Deputy Quality Manager in Go Air.

Mr Deshpande is with LIVEWEL group of companies since 2008 as Quality Control Manager at Mumbai Office.

LAT : DOB : 23-07-1941
(Airport Service Manager)

Ms Nadiya Hasnani is a B.A. Graduate.

Ms. Nadiya has professional experience of 18 years. She started her career with a travel agent in Kuwait where she worked as a ticketing agent. She then joined KLM Royal Dutch Airlines in Kuwait as a passenger service agent and was promoted as Senior Operations Supervisor. She worked for Holiday Inn, USA for 2 years and then joined KLM again as Duty Manager for Delhi Airport Services. She joined Air Deccan and set up the Jodhpur and Udaipur stations. She selected the team and trained them in operational processes of the company and station handling. She joined Oman Air in 2008 and set up the station there. Then moved on to Rudra Aviates as Operations Head to streamline operational problems. She is currently working with Livewel handling four different airlines with different cultures.

Ms. Nadiya is with LIVEWEL group of companies since February 2010 as Airport Services Manager at Delhi Airport.

LASPL : DOB : 04-06-1963
(Sr. Executive Assistant to Chairman)

Ms. Savita D’Souza is a B.Com Graduate from Mumbai University.

Ms. Savita has professional experience of 16 years. Her job involves drafting of letters, handling appointments/meetings, maintaining confidential files, generating and compiling reports, drafting of legal documents, independent correspondence, making travel arrangements for Directors and staff, co-ordinating meetings, attending to telephone calls/ emails and taking independent decisions. Fixing appointments/meetings, preparing the agenda and minutes of the meeting, organizing visas, domestic/ international airline bookings for Directors and staff and hotel/guest house bookings. Independently heads the Chairman’s and CEO office in their absence.

Ms. Savita is with LIVEWEL group of companies since 1995 as Sr. Executive Assistant to the Chairman at Corporate Office.

LASPL : DOB : 30-06-1975
(Director – Training)

Ms. Humin Daver is a B.Com. Graduate and Company Secretary from Mumbai University.

Ms. Daver has professional experience of 9 years. She has worked in Corporate Sales Dept. at Taj Group of Hotels, Mumbai for 5 years.

Ms. Daver currently heads the Training company for Livewel Group across the globe and the aviation training vertical for the past 4 years which has 4 centres in India and one at Dubai. Her team comprises of aviation experienced trainers, specializing in all kinds of aviation activities. She also heads the Inhouse training department of Livewel Group since the group has more than 11000 employees.

Ms. Daver is with LIVEWEL group of companies since 2006 as Director – Training.

LATA : DOB : 29-10-1975
(Sr. Manager –- Finance)

Mr Vinod Wakde is a B.Com. Graduate from Mumbai University. He is also an Associate member of Institute of CA of India.

Mr Wakde has professional experience of 14 years. He has wide exposure in financial planning in various industries including real estate, entertainment and primary financial market.He has extensive knowledge of complete automation of Accounting and financial procedures.

Now he is based at Dubai with Livewel Group handling coordination, preparation and analysis of the quarterly forecast, annual budget and also liaison with multiple business units to develop and improve cash flow, forecast process, providing the business with high quality performance analysis and business MIS.

Preparing group monthly and annual consolidations, budget preparation and audit functions. Review reports to analyze projections of sales and profit figures. Manage the company’s current assets and liabilities, develop and implement purchasing practices and monitor the purchasing system.

Mr Wakde is with Livewel Group since March 2010 as Sr. Manager – Finance.

LASPL : DOB : 27-10-1973
(Head – Admin. & Corporate Affairs)

Mr Siraj Khatri is a B.Com Graduate from Mumbai University.

Mr Khatri has professional experience of 20 years. He was with Gulf King Saud University, Saudi Arabia for 3 years and at Muscat for one year looking after the administration work.

At Livewel he is heading the administration dept. and looking after the operations at Mumbai airport. He has single handedly established the stations at Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai and Goa. The operations began on a small scale and today we have 6500 employees all over India. He is interacting with all the airlines regarding work related issues and for follow up of payments. He is also handling purchases for staff uniforms and other materials. He is liaisoning with govt. agencies for necessary approvals and renewals and complying with contract labour rules and statutory requirements. He has been assisting the top management in recruitment of staff.

Mr Siraj Khatri is with LIVEWEL Group since 1993 as Head – Admn. & Corporate Affairs.

LASPL : DOB : 20-11-1961