IndiGo is expanding its global as well as domestic presence post-covid, by adding new routes and reinstating its older routes. Vinay is now heading Global Sales for IndiGo as the domestic & International travel is pegged to pick up sharply.
In his last assignment, he was Regional Group Chief Operating Officer for South Asia, Middle East & North Africa, and Americas, and led business operations for VFS Global in these regions. He was responsible for driving strategy, new business development, and managing key client relationships besides operations delivery across these markets. Having joined VFS Global in 2013, he successfully managed multiple roles across the Globe and was appointed as a member of the VFS Global Executive Board in December 2018.
His professional career spans 30 years in the travel industry. Prior to joining VFS Global in 2013, he worked with Emirates, Swissair & Galileo in key roles. Vinay has diversified aviation experience across managing passenger sales & ticketing, airport, as well as cargo operations.
Vinay is a commerce graduate (with Honours) from Delhi University, and holds an MBA degree, with merit, from Bradford University, UK. He has received several awards and accolades to his credit and is also a keen Golfer.