Nikhil Sachdeva is a Project Manager at Roland Berger and is a thought leader in sustainable aviation. Nikhil leads Roland Berger's work into how the aviation sector can transition to more climate-friendly technologies, from electrical propulsion to hydrogen and SAFs, as well as the commercial and technological implications for the aerospace sector. As a consultant, he specialises in strategy projects for aerospace and aviation clients, having worked with major aerospace OEMs, suppliers, as well as major airlines. Nikhil holds a Masters in Engineering from Imperial College and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.
25 November 2020 | 14:00 - 14:45 | Virtual Panel: How to control risks introduced by new sustainable technologies, hydrogen case study
The use of hydrogen as a primary source of power is one of the most promising technological enablers on the path towards sustainable aviation. Introduction of hydrogen-based technologies will bring new risks in aircraft design, production, operation, maintenance and recycling. The panel will discuss these risks, their impact throughout the aviation ecosystem and how the aviation industry can collaborate and draw from other industries to control them.