Hari Marar, Managing Director & CEO of Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL), is responsible for the management of the Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru. From joining BIAL in September 2006 as the Head of Daily Operations, Hari has held various positions at the airport, including that of Chief Operating Officer, President – Airport Operations and his previous assignment as Executive Director & President.
Hari was part of the core leadership team that successfully licensed and operationalized the Greenfield Airport project at Bengaluru. In this role, he defined the operational concept of this Greenfield airport and introduced and implemented several modern, state-of-the-art airport management systems.
He also conceived and built up an Airport Operations organization so as to ensure complete operational readiness to provide world-class service to passengers. Prior to joining BIAL, Hari spent 20 years in service industries including hospitality and airlines.