Ravinder Pal Singh has been appointed as the new Chief Information Officer (CIO) of Vistara. He will be in charge of the IT and innovation functions.
In a statement, Vistara said Ravinder “would consolidate, identify, acquire, evaluate and incubate the right technology to support the airline’s IT and digital platforms.”
On his appointment, Ravinder said in the statement, “I am looking forward to transforming its (Vistara) IT platforms and making it a technology disruptor in this sector. This will help in accelerating the business growth and reveal the hidden potential in the organization.”
Besides, Singh would be “responsible to induce innovation as core to Vistara’s culture, thereby creating communities and co-creation projects to realise ideas as true business differentiators,” the release said.
Earlier, Singh was associated with companies like Microsoft, Accenture and Wipro. He also holds several technology patents. Vistara — a joint venture between the Tatas and Singapore Airlines — has a fleet of 11 aircraft.