London, 6th December 2013: The AJW Board of Directors has appointed Deepak Sharma to the position of Chief Technical Officer for AJW Group. In addition to supervising the streamlining and expansion of the Company’s MRO and Technical capabilities, Sharma will now be the executive director responsible for AJW Singapore.
It is envisaged that he will be based in the Singapore office for much of the year using that as his base for the development of AJW’s increasingly flexible strategic relationships with leading airlines in the region, including Air New Zealand.
With overall responsibility for AJW Aviation’s technical and inventory departments, the existing repair management division, vendor management, and warranties across the entire organisation; Sharma also manages AJW Technique’s fast-growing global Customer Service activities
Sharma has over nineteen years’ experience within the aviation industry. As Technical Director of the AJW Aviation division since 2008, he has developed the Technical Support, Inventory Management and Warranty functions of the business.
Christopher Whiteside, AJW Group President, comments: “Deepak was promoted to the Board in July to maintain our focus on quality and technical excellence. His new executive responsibilities for the Asia Pacific region will draw on two decades of experience, and underpin the organisation’s growth strategy in this dynamic aviation sector where AJW has already built a significant presence.”