Ilker Ayci, former Turkish Airways chairman, has declined the position of of the chief government of Tata’s Air India, a Tata spokesperson advised Reuters on Tuesday. Ayci was appointed final month to guide the debt-laden airways by the Tata group. “I’ve come to the conclusion that it could not be a possible or an honourable determination to just accept the place…,” Ayci stated in a press release seen by Bloomberg.
He was anticipated to take cost of the airline on or earlier than April 1, in line with press launch.
Ayci, a Turkish nationwide, was born in Istanbul in 1971. He led Turkish Airways from 2015 to finish of January 2022. Ayci was an additionally an adviser to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan when he was mayor of Istanbul between 1994-1998. Throughout this time, Aycı had held a number of positions within the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality.
His appointment was opposed by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh’s affiliate Swadeshi Jagaran Manch. “It will not be a possible or an honourable determination to just accept the place within the shadow of such a story,” he stated in a letter, in line with Bloomberg.
His appointment was topic to safety clearance from the ministry of house affairs. The house ministry has lately advised that it has not but obtained any communication on this matter from Ayci, the Tata Group, its nodal company, or the civil aviation ministry. As soon as this comes, the safety clearance course of will start, they knowledgeable, in line with PTI.
Ayci can be on the board of the Turkish Soccer Federation, Turkish Airways Sports activities Membership and TFF Sportif Anonim Sirketi and Member of The Canadian Turkish Enterprise Council and a Member of the US-Turkey Enterprise Council, in line with The Wall Road Journal.