Skills Art and Beyond (SAB) is an entrepreneurial venture in skill development domain and is one of the fastest growing skill development training providers in the country.
SAB has been implementing skill based employability linked training programs across various sectors including healthcare, electronics, IT/ITeS, textile/apparel, handicrafts, tourism and hospitality, agriculture, retail, telecom, Iron and steel, capital goods and solar sector

SAB has been working with various national organizations including Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (Government of India), National Skill Development Corporation, National Green Highways Mission (Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Govt. of India), National Backward Classes Finance and Development Corporation (Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Govt. of India) & National Safai Karamcharis Finance and Development Corporation (Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Govt. of India).

SAB is an affiliated training provider for various sector skill councils and government bodies namely

  • Agriculture Skill Councilof India
  • Handicrafts and Carpet Sector Skill Council
  • Tourism and Hospitality Skill Council
  • Capital Goods Skill Council
  • Healthcare Sector Skill Council
  • Electronics Sector Skill Council of India (in process)
We are closely working with NSDC and other government bodies to implement skill development training programs across operational areas including Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Bihar, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh and Tripura.



Our mission is to Nurture Livelihood and transform lives of people through practicing scalable and sustainable approach. SAB intends to achieve following objective:-

To sustain and promote skill development by imparting quality training

To empower the youth of the nation with required and desired skills and help the youth force to become the strength of nation. To uplift the socio cultural and economic status of artisans involved in handloom and handicraft sector through Kraftonomics

Our vision is to impact the live of people and the entrepreneurs, who are the key to the economic growth, through our training methodology which includes regional understandings, community engagement, communication approach, learner engagement and relevant infrastructure.

Our vision also includes building strong alliances and strategic partnership with local organizations as well as highly reputed and strong foundation organizations in the new regions where we plan to expand, to onboard the knowledge and understanding of the region and people we shall be working with.

  • Management structure

    Dedication and air to work for the community is what makes SAB the best in the business. SAB team is always on a look out for long term relationships and is committed on delivering a good working relation and a sensitive professional environment for its stakeholders. Our team demonstrate their ability in most effective and efficient manner to bring expected outcome. SAB has a proficient team with excellent delivery capability at ground with an experienced management team to monitor the activities.

  • SAB Centre Management

    At a typical SAB training centre, we appoint an experienced and qualified center manager with a team of qualified and certified trainers and other team members like placement officer, community mobilizers etc focused on serving clients across sectors and service lines. In addition, there is a state level team with qualified state heads and management team to monitor the activities of each training centre closely and regularly.


Karan Girdhar

Karan handles the corporate engagement and business development at SAB. Karan has done his MBA from Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal and is one of the key members to drive the business expansion across various verticals. An agriculture graduate from Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, he has developed a sound understanding and experience of working in rural and livelihood sectors.

Previously, Karan has been associated with Skill Development Mission of Andhra Government and various skilling organizations like Skills Academy, AISECT etc. Karan is always up for new challenges and opportunities that brings out his creative side and absolutely loves nature, traveling and singing.

Aditya Raipuria

Aditya is heading the operations team of skill business across various regions. Aditya is an MBA from Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal and is driving the operational teams of various projects under Skills Vertical of SAB. He is a graduate in Pharmacy sector.

Previously, Aditya has worked with Government of Madhya Pradesh in Forest Department and has been instrumental in impacting many forest based livelihood projects.

Aditya is an avid reader, traveler and follows cricket with himself being a great player.

Manmohan Meena

Manmohan handles the western region of skill operations of SAB. Manmohan is an MBA from Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal and is driving the western region including Gujarat, Maharashtra and Rajasthan. A commerce graduate and a field expert, He is managing various skill based projects in the region. He has been associated with state tribal welfare departments of states including Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat.

He loves to travel, explore the unexplored regions of the country and is a great artist who loves painting and animations.

Priya Sharma

Priya manages the business development activities of SAB where she handles roles like Liaisoning with the government departments and corporates. She is an MBA from Symbiosis with an engineering background and has zeal for creativity, learning and implementing new ideas.

Priya’s leisure interests lie in food, travel and dancing.

Deepak Dubey

Deepak is managing the placement operations of skill training centers across regions and ensures that maximum candidate get placed in relevant jobs post their trainings. Deepak is an MBA with extensive experience of marketing and sales. He is well connected to industry and understands the manpower demands of industries at entry level.

He is a commerce graduate with keen interest in reading religious books and loves cooking.

Sunil Mishra

Sunil is leading the training vertical at SAB and is managing the regional operations of Malwa and Neemad region of Madhya Pradesh. Sunil is a post graduate in Pharmacy/Life Sciences and is highly experienced in training and content development processes. Sunil is also a certified Master Trainer of SAB with his expertise in Healthcare and Life Sciences sectors. Sunil is a state level Roller Hockey player and is an all time Hollywood fan.

Sumit Sadh

Sumit is managing the operations of skill training centers across regions and ensures that each SAB VTC complies with the project SOP and requirements. Sumit is an MBA from Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal and was previously associated with Madhya Pradesh Government as consultant.

He is a Mechanical Engineer with keen interest in photography and poetry.

Saurav Raj

Saurav is managing the MIS and IT vertical of various skill development projects under SAB. Saurav is an Economics graduate and has worked extensively on field to develop a sound understanding of skill based projects at ground. Saurav loves to travel to rural and tribal regions of India to explore the plethora of cultural richness of the country.

Vikram Girdhar

Vikram handles the north region of skill operations of SAB and has extensive experience of 12+ years in education and development sector. He is handling the skill business in northern states including Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, J&K, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. Vikram has immense understanding of education sector and has served various educational institutes prior to joining SAB. Vikram has a keen interest in designing innovative education tools for better and quicker learning of candidates.

Smita Chouksey

Smita is Managing the MIS vertical of various skills development projects at SAB and takes care of day to day reporting of operations. Smita is an MBA and has a great command on MIS management tools. She is a graduate in Economics.

Smita is a trained singer and she loves classical fusion song.