GoAir, owned by Wadia Group, announced that it has appointed Vinay Dube as its Chief Executive Officer. Till now, he has been serving as an advisor to the company.
Prior to that, Vinay Dube was the CEO of Jet Airways, which he left last year. Dube has held senior positions at Delta Airlines and American Airlines. His new appointment as GoAir’s CEO has been approved by the company’s Board.
“As the CEO, Vinay will report to the Chairman, Managing Director and the Board. He will be responsible for the management of the airline and also for meeting the goals and long term growth objectives of the company,” the airline said in a statement.
Jeh Wadia, Managing Director, GoAir, said in a statement, “I welcome Vinay to the GoAir family. His proficiency in leading enterprises with more than 20,000 employees and consistently delivering margin expansion, revenue growth and operational excellence while developing platforms of world class customer service and employee engagement is something that GoAir will benefit from.”