Air New Zealand Appoints Nikhil Ravishankar as Chief Digital Officer

(07 Jun 2021)
Air New Zealand has appointed Nikhil Ravishankar as
Chief Digital Officer.

Nikhil is currently Chief Digital Officer at
Vector New Zealand, having led the company’s digital and
information technology function and its transformation programme
since 2017.

Before Vector, he was Managing Director at
Accenture New Zealand and Head of Technology Strategy at Telecom
New Zealand (now Spark).


Greg Foran, Air New Zealand Chief Executive
Officer, said, “Digital will play an important role in our
recovery from COVID19, and as a key pillar in our strategy, we’ve
got big plans for what we want to achieve in the digital space.
Nikhil’s industry expertise will ensure we deliver on what we set
out to do. We look forward to welcoming Nikhil to the Air New
Zealand team in September.”

Nikhil is a member of the AUT AUTEUR Influencer
Network, on the board of New Zealand Asian Leaders and an advisory
committee member of The Blues Foundation. He holds a Bachelor of
Science and a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from the University
of Auckland.

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