Amar Abrol

CEO, Air Asia India

Amar Abrol is the Chief Executive Officerof AirAsia India.

He replaced Mittu Chandilya in mid 2016. Born and raised in India, Abrol graduated from Delhi University and is a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Abrol, who  has  over 20 years  of experience, was most recently the CEO of Tune Money (an AirAsia Company), a start-up that aims to deliver low-cost financial products in Southeast Asia.

Before joining Tune Money in 2013, he spent 19 years with American Express, leading diverse teams across multiple markets including Hong Kong , Singapore, UK, India and Malaysia.

Air Asia is planning to expand its domestic base and is also in the process of finalising its plans to launch its international operations by the end 2018.

Air Asia India is reportedly likely to breakeven or earn profits by the end of 2019.