Dr. B.P. Sharma has been the chairman of Pawan Hans since March 2015.
Pawan Hans is the national helicopter company of India with the government holding 51 percent share and the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation the remaining equity. It provides helicopter services and has grown into one of Asia’s largest aviation companies with a ﬂeet of 50 helicopters.
Dr. B.P. Sharma has over 30 years of wide operations and management experience in aviation industry verticals.
He began his career with Airports Authority of India and subsequently worked as ICAO Expert in International Civil Aviation Organization transition project in Kabul, Afghanistan.
He is an engineer with MBA and Ph.D. in Civil Aviation Management.
His personal interests include yoga and reading spiritual books.