Meet Campbell Wilson: From management trainee to top boss of Air India

Air India’s new owner, Tata Sons, said on Thursday it would appoint Campbell Wilson as its chief executive officer (CEO) of the airline. The appointment is subject to regulatory approval. The appointment of a foreign national as CEO of an airline in India requires government clearance before it can proceed. Tata…

Air India disinvestment: Tata Sons wins bid for national carrier

Tata Sons has won the final bid for acquiring national carrier Air India, according to government sources. The salt-to-software conglomerate had submitted the final bid for the airline on September 15 and emerged as the frontrunner to acquire the airline. While SpiceJet promoter Ajay Singh had also submitted a bid…

Tata Group may combine airline businesses if Air India acquisition succeeds: Report

Tata Group, one of the frontrunners to acquire Air India, could be looking at the possibility of bringing all its airline ventures under a single entity. The conglomerate has proposed to initially bring AirAsia India, the low-cost airline, under Air India if it emerges as the successful bidder for the national…

Final Bids For Air India Disinvestment Today; Tata, SpiceJet In Race

The government has initiated the process of financial bids for the debt-laden national carrier Air India (AI) on Wednesday as Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia made it clear that September 15 date for the process is fixed and will not change. After failing to find any buyer for a 76 per cent stake in Air India in…