October 21, 2008

SpiceJet Appoints New CEO

Indian low-cost airline SpiceJet has appointed Sanjay Aggarwal as its new CEO with immediate effect.

Mr Aggarwal most recently served as COO and chief strategy officer of Flight Options, a private jet aviation provider based in Cleveland, US.

Prior to joining Flight Options in 2004, Mr Aggarwal had been senior director of Marriott International and before that had been manager of financial planning for the maintenance, reservations and internal consulting areas of US Airways.

Ajay Singh, director of SpiceJet said: "Sanjay has the energy and passion that SpiceJet needs at this crucial time. I have no doubt that he will contribute immensely to ensure that SpiceJet flies higher than ever before."