IndiGo Redesignates Ronojoy Dutta As Whole-Time Director And CEO
Ronojoy Dutta. (Photographer: Ruhani Kaur/Bloomberg)  

IndiGo Redesignates Ronojoy Dutta As Whole-Time Director And CEO

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InterGlobe Aviation Ltd., parent of the country's largest airline IndiGo, on Monday announced redesignation of Ronojoy Dutta as the company's whole-time director and chief executive officer.

Dutta, who is currently the CEO, has been redesignated with immediate effect and his term in the new role would be valid till Jan. 23, 2024, according to a release.

"The decision was taken unanimously by the board of directors of the company at its meeting held today (Monday)," it added.

Dutta has been associated with the company as CEO since Jan. 24, 2019.

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"During his year-long stint with the company, IndiGo has witnessed aggressive operational and business expansion,” the release said.

"Dutta's extensive experience in the aviation industry channelled IndiGo's efforts into a mission to boost economic growth and social cohesion in India, by providing air connectivity and affordable air fares across our country and to international destinations, thereby promoting trade, tourism and mobility," it added.

He had also served as an advisor to the restructuring of Air Canada, US Airways and Hawaiian Air. Besides, he had been the president of Air Sahara and the United Airlines.

With a fleet of more than 250 planes, IndiGo operates over 1,500 flights daily.

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