Flt. Lt. Mukti Srivastava (Retd.)

Head - Administration | msrivastava at iihs dot co dot in

2001   MBA, Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies, Pune
1997   Bachelor of Law from Meerut University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh
1992   BSc, Meerut University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh

Countries: India
States: New Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh
Cities: New Delhi, Gurugram, Noida, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Coimbatore, Jaisalmer
Languages: English, Hindi

A seasoned administrator with professional experience spanning over 2 decades, Mukti is a woman of many firsts to her name. She created aviation history with her appointment as the first Woman officer to be commissioned in the Air Traffic Controlling branch of the Indian Air Force. During her tenure she served in the Kargil war and Pokhran operations.


Following her exciting tenure in the Indian Airforce, Mukti ran India’s first All Women Operated CNG Station located at Shantipath in Delhi.


In her corporate career, Mukti has played strong leadership roles in reputed organisations such as HCL Technologies, General Electric Corporation, and Zee Media Corporation Limited. She has managed operations in multiple locations across India for facility services like office space management, travel and utilities management to ensure business continuity. At General Electric, Mukti ran operations for the John F Welch Technology Centre, the organisation’s multi business Research & Development Centre at Bangalore, and the biggest technology center for the company globally. She headed the facilities team to manage an array of services for about 300 laboratories of the center and was responsible for the well-being of about 5,000 researchers and technologists.


In recent years, Mukti has been Co-Founder & Director at Sudaksha Management Solutions, a leading professional consulting organisation for a wide range of services in the domains of Engineering & Technology, Occupational Safety, Health and Environment protection.


Flt. Lt. Mukti Srivastava is an avid athlete and an international badminton player. She represented India at the BWF Senior World Badminton Championships held at Spain in Dec 2021. Her record for winning Meerut University’s Badminton Championships consecutively for 6 years is still intact.


At IIHS, Mukti heads the administration function and oversees the management of facilities, event management, procurement and security across five locations pan-India. She also plays a key role in building the IIHS Bengaluru City Campus into a vibrant research and teaching-learning environment and pilot sustainability initiative, in preparation for the development of a state-of-the-art residential campus at Kengeri.