Vistara Appoints Vinod Bhat as its New CIO

Vistara Appoints Vinod Bhat as its New CIO

Vistara, one of India’s highest-rated airlines, confirmed the appointment of Vinod Bhat as its Chief Information Officer.

Bhat joins Vistara from TCS where he last served as Global Business Head - Consumer Packaged Goods: UK, Ireland and Europe & Delivery Center Head. During his three decade- long stint at TCS, Bhat has held various senior leadership positions.

At Vistara, Bhat will be focusing on elevating the ‘Vistara Experience’ to customers and employees by leveraging digital technologies and enabling advancements in the IT infrastructure.

Vistara is a joint venture of Tata Sons Private Limited and Singapore Airlines Limited (SIA).  The airline has a fleet of 44 aircraft and has flown more than 20 million customers since starting operations in 2015.

“We are delighted to confirm the appointment of Vinod Bhat as Vistara’s Chief Information Officer, who joins us at a crucial time as we enter a phase of ambitious growth in the global skies. He brings with him a wealth of knowledge in several areas that are critical for digital/ business transformations and enhancing overall operational excellence. I am confident that he will not only be able to enable advancements in our IT infrastructure, but also drive innovations that further elevate the Vistara Experience for our customers and staff”, said Leslie Thng, Chief Executive Officer, Vistara.