Hyderabad-based Sankhya InfoTech Limited, a Cloud-based training management solutions provider with a focus on aerospace and defense sector, on Wednesday announced the expansion of its operations and footprint in the US and Singapore markets.

Sankhya Infotech has recently announced a new analytics and Artificial Intelligence-based solution that predicts specific training needs, customized for an individual.

"Whether it's the simulation of a fighter jet aircraft engine for maintenance that covers over a million parts and thousand sub-systems for maintenance purposes or a platform to implement world's first Evidence-Based Training to Etihad Airways, we are intent on shaping the future of training technology," said Sridhar Krishna, Chairman and Managing Director, Sankhya Infotech.

Over 1.5 million users across 50 global locations are trained by its technology and solutions, said Sankhya in a statement.

The firm which registered an annual turnover of Rs 161.6 crore in the last fiscal, also announced new Board of Directors with former Microsoft chairman Bhaskar Pramanik, NetApp India and Saarc President Anil Valluri and Ravindran Govindan, Founder of Mercatus Capital Pte Ltd.

"My global experience at technology majors Microsoft, Oracle and Sun Microsystems will help Sankhya scale operations profitably," said Pramanik.

Founded in 1997, Sankhya Infotech has had a strong presence in aerospace and defense sector, working with major firms such as Airbus, Boeing, Embraer, Etihad and Safran Aircraft Engines.

"With over 32 years in high-tech industry in marketing, sales and general management, I look forward to adding value to Sankhya's market growth and technology expansion plans," said Valluri.

As part of the aggressive growth initiative, the company said it will strengthen its presence in Europe and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region soon. (IANS)