30 November 2015, Trivandrum: IBS Software (IBS) has announced the appointment of seasoned global executive Jitendra Sindhwani in its senior leadership team as President & Head of Aviation Business Services. IBS is a 3,000 strong multi-national technology company, providing new gen solutions that manage mission critical operations of over 200 customers including some of the best airlines, busiest airports, leading cruise lines, top oil & gas companies and renowned travel distributors & hotel groups in the world.
Jitendra, fondly known as Jimpy, is a veteran professional who has made a mark in the global technology arena with over 19 years of diverse experience in management consulting and IT services for different verticals – Communications, Media and Entertainment. Prior to joining IBS, he was with technology services giant Infosys for 16 years and has contributed significantly to the company’s growth across different regions, clients and verticals. Jimpy, who has spent most of his working life in USA, has also led several strategic projects including M&A initiatives, penetrating into the emerging digital and SMAC space. Jimpy brings on board a multitude of professional competencies and strong people leadership skills to supplement the business growth objectives of IBS.
In his new role, Jimpy will chart out new strategies to broaden IBS’ footprint in the aviation business, penetrate unchartered geographies, strengthen current engagements, thus consolidating IBS’ dominant presence in the Travel, Transportation and logistics technology space. In an industry marked by fierce competition, Jimpy will focus on helping customers stay ahead by facilitating business innovation and supporting these game changing processes using next generation systems. Jimpy completed Engineering from IIT Delhi, India and is a Post Graduate in Management from IIM Bangalore, India. He lives with his family in USA and will be based out of Washington DC.
“I am extremely excited to be part of a new-gen software product organisation keen on solving tomorrow’s problems with cutting edge technologies. Airlines are increasingly looking for a transformational experience for its customers to stay differentiated and IBS’ domain expertise and product focus will help facilitate exactly this. I eagerly look forward to be part of IBS’ ambitious plan to become the leading supplier of IT solutions to the global air transportation industry” says Jimpy.