Airports Authority of India

Mission :  ''To achieve highest standards of safety and quality in air traffic services and airport management by providing state-of-the-art infrastructure for total customer satisfaction, contributing to economic growth and prosperity of the nation.''                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Vision :  ''To be a world-class organization providing leadership in air traffic services and airport management & making India a major hub in Asia Pacific region by 2016''.
Date of Birth 02.06.1955
Father's Name

Late Shri Cheda Lal Gupta

(a) Academic Bachelor of Engineering(Elect.) - 1976
(b) Professional

Master of Engineering - 1978
(Power Electronics & Elect. Drives)
From I.I.T Roorkee

Present Position Chairman  - 1st January,2009.
Past Experience  

• Worked as Regional Executive Director, Northern Region in AAI from April,2005 to 31st October,2006.

•Worked as Regional Executive Director, North Eastern Region in AAI from July,2003 to March,2005.

•Worked as General Manager, Northern Region in AAI from May,2000 to July,2003.

•Worked as Airport Director, Srinagar Airport in AAI from April,1998 to May,2000.

• Worked as Addl. General Manager, CHQ in AAI from April,1995 to April,1998.

•Worked as Superintending Engineer in AAI from December,1990 to April,1995.

•Worked with CPWD in various capacities for 12 years as Direct Class-I through UPSC, IES

International Exposure

•Airport Management Course IAMTI, Montreal, Canada

•Safeport ACI Conference, Dubai

•Attended Workshop on Leading Corporate Transformation: Performing at the Cutting Edge organized by Management Development Institute, Gurgaon in association with Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland, USA held at USA.

Special Interest

ISO Certification and Quality Management Systems.
I.T. and Power Electronics.