Ilker Ayci, the chairman of Turkish Airlines, is the new MD and CEO of Air India. Tata Sons have appointed this person after taking over Air India’s management. This decision was made by the company’s Board of Directors on Monday. The chairman of Tata Sons, N Chandrasekaran, was a special invitee to the meeting. The company has said this appointment is awaiting regulatory approval.
Who is Ilker Ayci?
Turkish Airlines chairman and board member are Ayci. Ilker Ayci is a 1971 graduate of Bilkent University’s Department of Political Administration. His Master’s degree in International Relations was earned in 1997 at Marmara University.
Ilker Ayci to take over from April 1
Ilker Ayci will take over as the new CEO and MD of Air India on April 1. Air India is described by Ayci as an ‘iconic airline’. As for Ayci, joining the Tata Group and leading the airline would be an honor. Ilker Ayci states, “Working with my colleagues at Air India and the leaders of the Tata Group.” Our goal is to make Air India the best airline in the world by utilizing its legacy. “Transform your travel experience into a memorable and immersive one, reflecting the warmth and hospitality of India.”
Tata Sons’ chairman said this special thing
N Chandrasekaran noted that Ilker Ayci is the leader of the aviation industry who elevated Turkish Airlines to its present position. Having Ilker Ayci as Air India’s new CEO will be a great boost for Tata Group.
Air India is now under the control of Tata Sons
The Tata Group assumed control of the airline on 27 January. In an earlier announcement, DIPAM’s secretary had confirmed that Talace will become the new owner of Air India and that the government received the entire amount of Rs 2,700 crore.