Top Women in Aviation & Aerospace Spotlight: Priyanka D. Rajkakati

Priyanka D. Rajkakati, an up-and-coming Aerospace engineer. She was born and raised in India. Currently, she is living in France. She is also working as an R&D Consultant Engineer at Capgemini. 


Besides being a talented Aerospace engineer, she is also an artist. She has published her works under Moon Gallery Foundation. Apart from being a resident artist at the Moon Gallery Foundation, she has also published several V arts. 


For women who are looking for an inspiration in the industry of aviation and aerospace, Priyanka is a shining example. She is showing women around the world that hard work always pays off in the end. Her works as a artist deserve critical acclaim too. She is truly someone to look up to.

Priyanka D. Rajkakati

Priyanka D. Rajkakati

Aerospace Engineer (Ph.D.) | Artist | Forbes India 30U30

Average Post Engagement:



India | France

What I use Linkedin for:

Mostly to follow people with great ideas and content, and occasionally share mine.

Number of Followers:



Aerospace and Art

Who am I:

An Aerospace engineer and artist who wants to mix these two domains to find some happiness and satisfaction in life.

What I do:

Recently finished my PhD in satellite navigation, and currently a Research Engineer at Capgemini as well well as Artist.

Why you should follow me on Linkedin:

My LinkedIn profile is a work-in-progress… however, with time I wish to use this as a platform to bridge the misunderstood art-science divide.

Who I follow on Linkedin:

Grazia Vittadini

CTO, Airbus

Tien Nguyen

JPL Fellow - Chief Engineer, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

My favourite or most successful post:

I think it's been the most successful of my posts - about my selection in the 2021 list of Forbes India 30 under 30. The article speaks about my projects and motivations, and also a few nice quotes from two of my mentors.

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