Shyson Thomas

Chairman and Managing Director, Air Pegasus

Shyson Thomas is the chairman & managing director of Decor Aviation,the parent company of Air Pegasus, the regional airline which began operations from Bengaluru.

A post-graduate in Commerce and a qualified chartered accountant, he is widely known in aviation circles, having been in the business for over 10 years.

Thomas is also a director in Chartered Aviation; Andhra Ispat Ltd; Triangle Asia Private Ltd; and Rukmani Steel Industries Ltd. Air Pegasus is aiming to have a fleet of at least 10 aircraft.

It had a rough time in 2015 with its operations getting grounded after lessors took the aircraft back as they could not pay back financial dues.

But after a short break, the airline resumed operations and opens up for investors, including foreign entities.