is a company which has been formed to provide consultancy in aviation projects, airport operations, developing airports and heliports, business aircraft operations, PPP projects, management studies, Organisational behaviour and organisational development, impart training and skill development, capacity building to organisations engaged in providing services in such areas and airport ownership projects.
Asia Aviation Associates has been promoted by Mr. Dinesh Kumar, who holds Masters of Business Administration from Madras University (India) and International Aviation Professional (IAP) of ACI-ICAO, Montreal. He is an ICAO Expert in the field of Airport Cargo and Operations Management besides being part of International Faculty for ACI-ICAO, AMPAP.
He has been associated with the Aviation industry throughout his career spanning over 35 years. He has worked with Airports Authority of India since June, 1978 until Jan, 2014 and has headed multidisciplinary Corporate functions such as Executive Director – Cargo, Executive Director – Human Resources, Executive Director – Training, besides heading Chennai international airport as Airport Director during the aviation boom in 2006-2008.
Currently he has been elected to the Board of Directors of the International Aviation Professional Community of Practice (IAPCoP), Montreal, Canada for the term 2013-2016 He also served as Regional Executive Director – North Region of Airports Authority of India controlling 33 regional airports including the ATM functions concurrently. He was appointed the founder Director of Indian Aviation Academy in July 2010 where he set up the autonomous joint training Academy of Airports Authority of India (AAI), Director General of Civil Aviation (AAI) and Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) and served as Member Secretary of the Governing Body – NIAMAR Society. During this period he obtained accreditations from International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) and International Air Transport Association (IATA), Airport Council International (ACI). A total of over 6000 aviation executives including from developed and developing countries under ICAO international fellowship programmes.
Throughout his long career Mr. Kumar has shown remarkable ability and has been awarded a number of national and international awards viz. Roll of Honour, Hall of Fame of The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA), Indira Super Achiever, Most Powerful HR Professional of India, Best Training and Development Professional of India, HR Leadership, International Arch of Europe etc to name a few awards.
He is a “manager of Change” and has contributed in formulating new concepts, spearheaded changes in legislations, citizen charters, creating cargo infrastructure, modernisation and approval of second airport at Chennai airport (Sriperambudur).
He is a Speaker at national and international industry Conferences and Seminars and visiting faculty to various Universities and Management Institutes, Shri Dinesh Kumar is an accomplished author with 3 published books in English and Hindi Poetry. Has passion for Painting with many solo exhibitions to his credit.
International edition 1stIssue : Launch in Chennai 9, June, 2014 Venue : Hotel Hyatt Regency, Anna Salai, Chennai 2ndIssue : launch in Mumbai 3rd Issue launch in Delhi Partner with FICCI, SR Airport facilities Off airport facilities Equipment manufacturers Partner with Mum Port/Airport Amritsar – partner with Mr Ashok Sethi/Vijay Sharm/APD