DIAL CEO is Director, ACI APac Regional Board
PS Nair, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Delhi International Airport (P) Limited (DIAL), has been elected as a Director of Airports Council International (ACI) Asia Pacific Regional Board for a three year term.
Besides Nair, three other Directors viz. Russell Balding, CEO (Sydney Airport, Australia), Serirat Prasutanond, President (Thailand Airport Authority) and Robert Daniel Waloni, Executive VP (Angkasa Pura II Airport-Indonesia) have been elected to represent on the ACI Asia Pacific Regional Board. Considered as the voice of the world’s airports, ACI works to foster cooperation throughout the air transport industry. It has 575 members operating over 1633 airports in 179 countries and territories.
PS Nair has 33 years of experience in all facets of airport management encompassing operations, commercial & cargo, infrastructure planning and development. Prior to joining DIAL as CEO in 2009, he had been the CEO of GMR Hyderabad International Airport Limited (GHIAL), a full time Board Member of the Airports Authority of India (AAI) as well as the Airport Director of Thiruvananthapuram, Mumbai and Delhi airports.
The Asia Pacific region of ACI has 95 members operating 468 airports in 47 countries. In 2008 these airports handled 1.36 billion passengers, 33.7 million tonnes of cargo and 13.4 million aircraft movements. ACI Asia-Pacific Region currently holds eight seats on the ACI Governing Board to oversee the activities of the Regional Office.