Dr. B.P. Sharma

Chairman & Managing Director,Pawan Hans

Dr. B.P. Sharma has been steering Pawan Hans, the national helicopter companyof India, since March 2015.

The Indian government holds 51 percent share at Pawan Hans and the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation the remaining equity. The company provides helicopter services and has grown into one of Asia's largest helicopter firms with a fleet of 46 helicopters.

Before moving to Pawan Hans, Sharma was working as Executive Director at Airports Authority of India. He is a graduate engineer with MBA and PhD in Business Administration – Change Management in Civil Aviation.

He has over 30 years of experience in civil aviation.