News: Former TCS boss Ramadorai is AirAsia India's chairman

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Former TCS boss Ramadorai is AirAsia India's chairman

What started as a buzz following Air Asia CEO Tony Fernandes’ description of the yet-to-be-announced chairman of the low-cost airline as a “towering man”, has been confirmed. S Ramadorai, who was at the helm of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) for over a decade till 2009, will be named the chairman of Air Asia India, a source close to the development told Business Standard.

What started as a buzz following Air Asia CEO Tony Fernandes’ description of the yet-to-be-announced chairman of the low-cost airline as a “towering man”, has been confirmed. S Ramadorai, who was at the helm of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) for over a decade till 2009, will be named the chairman of Air Asia India, a source close to the development told Business Standard.

Ramadorai, who played a key role in the international development of TCS, is currently adviser to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the National Council on Skill Development, and holds a Cabinet minister’s rank in the government. He’s also vice-chairman of TCS.

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