Sourav Sinha

Sourav Sinha

CIO

IndiGo Airlines


Currently, CIO with IndiGo Airlines from May 2018 spearheading several business and technology initiatives. As Senior Vice President – Information Technology with Oman Air from June 2013 thru’ April 2018. Strategized and managed IT for the Airline and other subsidiaries such as Ground Handling, Cargo and Airline Catering. Lead technology facilitator for the new Muscat International Airport. Aligned IT Strategy to changing market and competition landscape, driving innovation initiatives, solution engineering, digital transformation, rationalizing IT Infrastructure, data driven decision making initiatives are some of the major focus areas. As Senior Vice President and CIO for Kingfisher Airlines from June 2008 thru’ June 2013. In addition, involved with different pioneering information technology transformation initiatives of the UB Group – a US$ 5.5 billion conglomerate. As Vice President (Group IT) of Qatar Airways Group from October 2004 thru’ June 2008. Formulation of IT strategy, strategy implementation and managing IT operations for the Airline (Qatar Airways), Doha International Airport, Qatar Aviation Services, Qatar Duty Free and Qatar Aircraft Catering Company. Was also the Lead Facilitator in IT strategy formulation, system requirement planning and vendor selection process for Hamad International Airport. Director on the Board of SITA S.C. (2006-2007). As the Chief Executive Officer of the IT subsidiary of Singapore Airlines (JV of Tata Consultancy Services and Singapore Airlines) from April 2001 – October 2004. Worked with Tata Consultancy Services in different roles, location and capacity over a period of 13 years (1991 – 2004). Over 28 years of experience in the Information Technology industry of which the last 16 years as CIO of Qatar Airways Group, Kingfisher Airlines, Oman Air and currently with IndiGo Airlines. Recipient of Asian CIO Leadership award in 2015 and Top 100 Middle East CIO Award for driving business decision making and innovative practices in 2017 and 2018.