Sanjay Sankla is an Indian film editor who is known for his work in ‘ Kabhi Kushi Kabhie Gham’ (2001), ‘ Kal Ho Naa Ho’ (2003), ‘ Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ (1998), ‘Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna’ (2006), ‘Race Of Hearts’ (2008). Sankla started his career as an assistant editor to David Dhawan in late 90's. His debut movie as assistant editor was Gola Barood (1989), an action film starring Shatrughan Sinha and Chunky Pandey, directed by David Dhawan.

He worked in ‘Swarg’ (1990), ‘Jurm’ (1990), ‘Aashiqui’ (1990), ‘Baaghi: A Rebel For Love’ (1990), and Aag Ka Gola (1990) as an assistant editor in the editorial department. Sankla's debut movie as an editor was ‘Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahin’ (1991), an Indian Hindi film.

In 1993, his editing was seen in ‘Sir’, ‘Hum Hain Rahi Pyar Ke’, and ‘Gumrah. He worked in ‘Criminal’ (1995), ‘Angaaray’ (1998), ‘Jaanwar’ (1999), ‘ Yeh Hai Mumbai Meri Jaan’ (1999). In 1999, he made contributions in post-production for the motion picture ‘Aarzoo’, starring Akshay Kumar, Madhuri Dixit, Saif Ali Khan, Paresh Rawal, Amrish Puri, and Reema Lagoo, which was directed by Lawrence D'Souza. He worked with Karan Johar in motion pictures ‘Kabhi Kushi Kabhie Ghum’ (2001), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003), and Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna (2006).

In 2004, he won a Screen Weekly Award for his acting in Kal Ho Naa Ho, a 2003 Indian romantic drama, directed by Nikkhil Advani, for which he was selected for Zee Cine Awards. In 2005, Sankla appeared in the promo of ‘ Kaal’, a Bollywood natural horror film directed by Soham Shah which was jointly produced by Karan Johar and Shah Rukh Khan.

He has worked in around 50 films such as ‘Talaash: The Hunt Begins’ (2003), ‘Kaun Hai Jo Sapno Mein Aaya’ (2004), ‘Kyun! Ho Gaya Na...’ (2004), ‘Lucky: No Time For Love’ (2005), ‘A Sublime Love Story: Barsaat’ (2005), ‘Deadline: Sirf 24 Ghante’ (2006), ‘Nanhe Jaisalmer: A Dream Come True’ (2007), ‘Hastey Hastey Follow Your Heart’ (2008), ‘Khushboo: The Fragrance Of Love’ (2008), ‘Daddy Cool: Join The Fun’ (2009), ‘Ronde Sare Vyah Picho’ (2013). In 2014, Sankla worked as a writer and editor in the film ‘ Life Is Beautiful’, directed by Manoj Amarnani.

In the same year, he worked as a producer in the movie ‘Premasathi Coming Soon’ (2014). His editing was seen in ‘ All Is Well’ (2015), directed by Rohit Shetty, Great Grand Masti (2016), a ghastly drama directed by Indra Kumar, ‘ Anna’, and ‘Kisan Baburao Hazare’ (2016).