Welcome to SSIGMA

A pioneering company dedicated to shaping the future of Industrial Automation, Robotics, and 3D Printing Technology

Established in 2016 by Mr. Sudarshan Lathkar, a visionary engineer, and led by Mrs. Dipika Patil Lathkar, a distinguished professional with a rich corporate background in HR & Operations, SSIGMA has been at the forefront of empowering businesses and individuals with cutting-edge solutions and skill development.

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What We Do

Our Skill Gap Analysis identifies growth areas for your team, facilitating targeted upskilling. SSIGMA collaborates with you in your digital transformation journey, offering advanced technology centers for R&D and training in Industry 4.0 technologies. Additionally, we provide unique industrial automation project solutions to support your digitization initiatives.


Our Vision

To be a reliable strategic ally for organisations in accomplishing their Digital Transformation Journey


Our Mission

To empower organizations, SSIGMA delivers distinctive automation solutions, conducts comprehensive Industry 4.0 readiness assessments, and offers a strategic implementation roadmap. With access to our cutting-edge technological labs and tailored training programs, we guide organizations in achieving their digital transformation goals. Through collaborative partnerships, we address digital evolution challenges with expertise, commitment, and integrity.

About Our Leadership

The Dynamic Trio


Mrs. Geeta Lathkar

Founder & DIRECTOR

Dr. Geeta S. Lathkar is the Director of Mahatma Gandhi Mission’s College of Engineering in Nanded. With a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering and extensive expertise in CAD/CAE, she has published impactful research in international and national journals. Recognized with awards like the “Gold Medal” for best research paper and “Best Director of the Year,” Dr. Lathkar has demonstrated leadership as the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering. Her commitment to education is evident through her role as a Ph.D. guide and mentor to M.E. students.


Mr. Sudarshan Lathkar

Founder & CEO

Sudarshan Lathkar, the visionary Founder & CEO of SSIGMA, is a dynamic force in the realm of industrial innovation. Armed with a passion for engineering and a keen understanding of transformative technologies, he established SSIGMA in 2016 to gear up Indian Manufacturing Industries and Educational Institutes by providing access to SSIGMA’s established and running Highly Advance technology labs in Industrial Automation, Robotics, ADAS, Additive Manufacturing and with the help of Skill Gap Analysis tool developed by SSIGMA which identifies growth areas for facilitating targeted upskilling.


Mrs. Dipika Patil Lathkar

Chief Operations Officer

With a robust background in HR and Operations, Mrs. Dipika Patil Lathkar seamlessly steers the company’s day-to-day activities, ensuring operational excellence and strategic alignment with SSIGMA’s vision. Her leadership is characterized by a perfect blend of efficiency and empathy, driving SSIGMA to new heights in the domains of Industrial Automation, Skill Gap Analysis, Educational Initiatives and Lab Development Projects. Dipika’s dedication underscores SSIGMA’s commitment to fostering innovation, empowering its team, and delivering exceptional value to clients. 


Our Team


Dr. H.G. Phakatkar

Meet Dr. H.G. Phakatkar, our EVP for Academic Services, bringing over 40 years of expertise to the forefront. With a rich background in Mechanical Design Engineering, Mechanical Vibrations, GD&T Techniques, and CAD/CAE Software, he’s been a stalwart in the field. Prof. Phakatkar has left an indelible mark with flagship projects like enhancing the speed of air compressors by 25% during his tenure at Kirloskar Pneumatic Co. Ltd., Pune. Currently serving as the Director at Prof. Phakatkar Engineering Academy, his core focus is on providing Academic Services to Engineering Colleges.


Mr. Atul Lapalikar

Mr. Atul Lapalikar, our EVP-Business Development for industrial services, is a dynamic leader with three decades of extensive experience in operations management, business excellence, supplier management, and quality management systems in the automotive and renewable energy sectors. He is a passionate technocrat, strategic planner, and expert trainer in Six Sigma and QMS with a fervor to coach and mentor his team. He has successfully led numerous Lean Six Sigma projects resulting in significant cost savings and waste elimination. Mr. Lapalikar has played a vital role with Toyota Japan on the DRDFM topic on behalf of BOSCH India.


Mr. Om Raut

Om Raut is a dynamic engineer bringing extensive expertise in the field of Industrial Robotics, Pneumatics, Hydraulics, Mechatronics, and Automation. A wizard in ABB Robotics, he plays a pivotal role in leading significant industrial projects pertaining to various robotic applications and the integration of Cobots with PLC systems. In addition to project execution, he actively engages in training initiatives, managing Request for Quotation (RFQ) processes, installation, and commissioning of I4.0-related equipment. His multifaceted skills and experience make him stand out as a versatile professional.

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Mr. Prasad S. Kulkarni

Prasad S. Kulkarni, our dedicated Application Engineer specializing in 3D Printing Technologies and CAD/CAM. With extensive experience in Metal and Plastic Additive Manufacturing (AM), Prasad excels in optimizing processes and new vendor development for tailored project requirements. Beyond technical proficiency, he provides comprehensive 3D Printing Training, ensuring stakeholders are empowered with the latest advancements. Prasad’s commitment extends to on-site installations and troubleshooting, delivering exceptional service directly at customer locations, contributing significantly to SSIGMA’s essence and innovation in industrial automation.


Mrs. Shabari Akolkar

Shabari Akolkar, our Application Engineer & Trainer with expertise in Electrical, Electronics, Sensorics, Basic PLC, Basic Robotics, and Digital Electronics. She played a pivotal role in R&D for Hach’s sensors, lab development, and project management during her academic career. Mrs. Akolkar spearheads our internship program, handles special assignments for academics, and excels in circuit design, component selection, and project assembly. A dynamic professional contributing to the essence of SSIGMA.


Mr. Arnav Dakhane

Arnav Dakhane, our Application Engineer, is a versatile professional with expertise in CAD and CAE. While he has been instrumental in projects like developing a Fiber Extractor from Banana Pseudo stem, his skills extend beyond 3D Printing. Arnav is actively involved in concept designing, project manufacturing, RFQ and PO generation, vendor coordination, and client support. His contributions go beyond his core competencies, encompassing a range of responsibilities, including vendor development, providing technical support, and facilitating client visits to SSIGMA labs.

Why Choose SSIGMA:

SSIGMA combines deep industrial expertise with innovative training, turning visions into reality. Your bridge to the future of automation, we prioritize precision, growth, and unparalleled excellence

Our Clients Say:

"SSIGMA's skill mapping transformed our workforce into industry champions."

SSIGMA’s Skill Mapping was a game-changer for our team. Their personalized approach highlighted our strengths and areas for growth. Thanks to SSIGMA, we’re now a more skilled and efficient workforce.


"SSIGMA's labs sparked innovation and transformed our industrial landscape!"

Our experience with SSIGMA’s Lab Development services has been nothing short of transformative. As a company striving to stay at the forefront of technological advancements, we needed a cutting-edge lab that could match our vision. SSIGMA not only met but exceeded our expectations. Their team of experts understood our unique requirements and worked tirelessly to design and create a state-of-the-art lab that aligns perfectly with our industry needs.

"SSIGMA's projects redefine industrial excellence with precision and innovation"

What distinguishes SSIGMA is their relentless pursuit of successful project outcomes. They approach each project with meticulous planning and execution, ensuring timelines are met, and objectives are accomplished. Our collaboration with SSIGMA on various industrial projects has been truly exceptional. SSIGMA’s team brings a unique blend of expertise, innovation, and unwavering commitment to every project they handle.

"SSIGMA transformed our institution into an industry-driven academic powerhouse!"

SSIGMA’s educational programs have been a game-changer for our institution. Their internships provide practical experience, their workshops enhance learning, and their faculty development keeps educators up-to-date. Their short courses offer specialised skills. SSIGMA prepares students and educators for success in Industry 4.0


SSIGMA By the Numbers

Delve into SSIGMA’s tangible impact: a culmination of our vast experience, numerous executed projects, and the multitude of students we’ve guided. Witness our commitment quantified in numbers and let them speak for our legacy

Years of Cumulative Experience

Industry Professionals Trained

Engineering Students Trained

Industrial Projects Executed

Labs Built


Our Range of Services

Industrial Courses

Embark on a Transformative Journey with our comprehensive range of industrial courses. From Industrial Automation and Robotics to Industry 4.0 technologies, our expert-led programs equip your staff with practical skills and knowledge, empowering you for guaranteed success in the dynamic world of manufacturing.

Technical Skill Mapping

Unleash your team’s full potential with our skill gap analysis services. Our in-depth assessments identify areas of improvement, enabling you to optimise training programs and enhance workforce capabilities. Stay ahead of the competition by nurturing a highly skilled and efficient workforce.

Lab Development & Consultancy

Empower innovation within your organisation with our lab development services. We create cutting-edge labs that offer hands-on experience in Industrial Automation, Robotics and other advanced disciplines to overcome complex technical challenges and ensure seamless automation integration.

Industrial Projects

Collaborate with us for the successful execution of your industrial projects. Our experienced team grounded by our passion for innovation and automation, offers end-to-end support, from conceptualisation to implementation, ensuring streamlined processes, enhanced efficiency and exceptional results for your industrial ventures.

Special Educational Services

We understand the importance of nurturing future talent. Our specialised assignments cater to educational institutions, offering students valuable exposure to industrial automation, robotics and advanced technologies. Prepare the next generation of innovators and skilled professionals with our educational initiatives.

Special Industry Services

From comprehensive Industry 4.0 readiness assessments to Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma expertise, we offer a tailored suite of Industrial services and trainings. Our approach ensures optimised processes, maximized efficiency and data-driven quality improvement. Contact us to embark on a journey of sustained competitiveness and unparalleled success.

Success Stories

SSIGMA has been instrumental in honing my staff’s technical skills. The hands-on approach to learning allowed all my team members to apply theoretical knowledge to real-world situations. The outstanding experience delivered by SSIGMA has been invaluable!

We partnered with SSIGMA for a comprehensive skill assessment of our team, and the experience was nothing short of exceptional. Their process was seamless and highly insightful, offering a deep understanding of our employees’ strengths and areas for growth. Our team not only improved their existing skills but also gained new ones vital to our industry, leading to an immediate boost in productivity and efficiency.

SSIGMA’s team has a deep understanding of industrial automation and robotics and for us they have made each project a resounding success. They bring fresh ideas to the table and execute them flawlessly.
With SSIGMA by our side, we’ve achieved efficiency and excellence in our industrial endeavors. Their commitment to quality and innovation has elevated our projects, making them standout successes.

Partner with SSIGMA for a customised Digital Transformation Journey

Reach Out, and Let’s Innovate Together

Whether you have a query, a project idea, or simply want to learn more, our team is eager to connect and guide you forward.

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