Sh. Atul Dikshit presently holds the position of Executive Director/ Principal at Civil Aviation Training College, a premier training institute of South-East Asia imparting training to personnel of Air Navigation Services situated at Bamrauli, Allahabad. He is an Engineering Post Graduate from Government Engineering College, Jabalpur and joined Madhya Pradesh State Electricity Board as Assistant Engineer and switched to the field of education and teaching as an Assistant Professor in KNIT, Sultanpur.
He joined Civil Aviation Department after qualifying Indian Engineering Services conducted by UPSC- 1984 Batch, and subsequently, Airports Authority of India in 1995 and moved up the ladder in the organization before taking over as Executive Director, CATC.
Sh. Atul Dikshit has put in more than 35 years of service in the Aviation Sector as Airport Director of Patna, Lucknow, Guwahati and Kolkata & General Manager of North-East Region and CATC prior to his present role and has acquired vast experience in the field of Planning, Administration, Engineering, Operations, Corporate Social Responsibility and majorly Training & Development. He is an efficient administrator with extensive experience across wide gamut of airport functions encompassing Airport Planning, Project Management, Contract Management, Airport Operations (Terminal & Air Side Management), Cargo, Business Development, Commercial, F&B, Retail and Car Parking areas.
He has also successfully completed the Professional course of International Airport Professional (IAP), ACI- an AMPAP graduate from ICAO, “Managing Aviation Training Intelligence (MATI)” course by ICAO-Montreal, Canada and many more such distinguished aviation training programs from prestigious institutes like IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Bangalore etc.