The IndiGo Board of Directors has declared the appointment of Gregg Saretsky as the Member of the Board to the position of Special Advisor with immediate effect on Sunday.
InterGlobe Aviation, that is the parent company of IndiGo, said in a regulatory filing that Gregg Saretsky will work closely with the Executive Leadership Team of IndiGo, Rono Dutta and Rahul Bhatia to expedited operational and commercial enhancement opportunities at the airline.
It said Gregg will brings immense experience in commercial aviation including, the most lately, as Chief Executive Officer of the WestJet, Canada's most successful low cost carrier.
The airline in its filing said, "Saretsky's understanding of the low cost carrier model will serve us well as we work together to drive the change that will propel IndiGo to the next level and recover from the damaging effects of the pandemic.
IndiGo had earlier appointed Gregg Saretsky as Additional Director in 2020 October and had retired as the President and CEO of Canadian airline WestJet in 2018.