Datuk Chandran Rama Muthy has been reinstated as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Batik Air, effective immediately. He succeeded Captain Mushafiz Mustafa Bakri in this role.
Chandran brings with him a wealth of experience, having previously served as Batik Air’s CEO during its inception as Malindo Air from 2013 to August 2019. His tenure saw remarkable progress in the airline’s strategic execution, network expansion, and service performance.
During his previous stint at Batik Air, Chandran played a pivotal role in laying down the groundwork for the airline’s growth trajectory. His leadership was instrumental in establishing a strong foundation for long-term expansion and sustainable value creation for industry partners, customers, and stakeholders.
In a statement, Batik Air expressed confidence in Chandran’s ability to steer the airline to greater heights and reaffirmed its commitment to delivering exceptional service to passengers.
Meanwhile, Captain Mushafiz Mustafa Bakri, who previously held the position of CEO, has been appointed as the Safety Director at Lion Air Group. Batik Air extended its gratitude to Captain Mushafiz for his distinguished leadership during his 4.5 years of service.
The reshuffle comes as Batik Air continues its efforts to strengthen its position in the aviation industry and enhance its service offerings to passengers. With Chandran at the helm once again, the airline is poised for continued growth and success in the dynamic aviation landscape.