Parvinder Singh, Managing Director, Hans Infomatic, was awarded the esteemed ‘DDP Trailblazer’ at India Cargo Awards 2019. Singh has been associated with the IT industry for more than three decades. Since 2001, Singh has developed specialised businesses for providing IT solutions and services related to logistics industry. As a software provider, he has been actively promoting the need for paperless transactions in the logistics space. Under his aegis, IGI Airport, New Delhi, has been made totally paperless. He was also instrumental in implementing various automation processes in airports being run by Airport Authority of India (AAI) and land border posts being run by Central Warehousing Corporation and Land Port Authority of India. He is an active participant in IATA’s Strategic Partner programme for Cargo XML and e-freight initiative since 2012 and believes that cloud-based IT products and solutions are key needs for logistic industry.