Aksheyta joined Alluvium Consulting India as a GIS Specialist in June 2022. She has over six years of experience in handling large geospatial data and managing geospatial operations, making extensive use of GIS & Remote Sensing in project planning, implementing, monitoring and evaluation for various national flagship missions (NMCG, SBM, Smart Cities, PMAY etc.) and international projects for donors such as DFID, USAID, EU etc. She also played key role in establishing Center of GIS at her previous organisation.
Aksheyta has experience and knowledge in geospatial analytics, and a passion for data visualisation, bringins a strong blend of academic and government experience to all her projects. She has spent the last five years at National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA), an autonomous body under Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs as a GIS Expert, completing projects for a number of government as well as international funders in the sectors of Urban, Sanitation, Water and Planning. She was also involved in the development of India’s first Urban River Management Plan.
Prior to that, Aksheyta has also worked as an GIS Analyst with organisations including DRDO (Defence Research Development Organization), ICLEI- South Asia, and WOTR (Watershed Organisation Trust).
She holds a master’s degree in Geoinformatics from TERI University, Delhi, and a bachelor’s degree in Geography from Miranda House, Delhi University.