Amar Abrol, Managing Director and CEO of AirAsia India, has over 20 years of experience and was most recently the CEO of Tune Money, a startup that aims to deliver low-cost financial products in Asean.
Before joining Tune Money in 2013, he spent 19 years with American Express, leading diverse teams across multiple markets including Hong Kong, Singapore, UK, India and Malaysia.
Amar has done business across Asia, Europe and Latin America and brings strong cross-cultural communication, negotiation skills and a strong leadership quotient with a will to win. He is decisive and good at collaborating across geographies and industries. He has a strong focus on the P&L while being a people-oriented leader.
Amar has successfully launched several world-first projects in his previous roles building emerging and mobile payment channels. He has been lauded for turning around businesses and has also won Leadership, Excellence & Chairman Awards.
Born and raised in India, Amar graduated from Delhi University and is a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
He brings an aggressive and competitive approach combined with a can-do attitude which inspires his team to raise the bar and go the extra mile in achieving milestones.