Joined Airports Authority of India in 1985. Served at major airports in India such as Mumbai International airport, Kolkata International Airport, Chennai international airport in various capacities. Served in corporate headquarters of Airports Authority of India in the capacity of Executive Director, heading Technical, Cargo and Airport System Directorates.
Significant contributions were made in airport operations as Airport Director of Chennai International Airport. Has been instrumental in bringing latest technology in airport operations such as CT based Inline Screening systems, state of the art crash fire tenders etc.
Widely traveled on business requirements to Europe, US and other countries. Associated very closely to Training. Contributed significantly in developing STP for Airport Fire Service as Executive Director (Fire Service Training). Taken over the charge of Executive Director of Indian Aviation Academy since Dec 2017. Pioneered collaboration with IATA, ACI and AAAE for enhancing aviation training in India.
ICAO certified Course developer and instructor. Also completed Validating Competency-based Training and Post Training evaluation courses.
He is currently engaged in the prestigious project of Indian Government for development of standards for Facial Recognition based passenger processing at Indian airports and its implementation.