Shri Balwinder Singh Bhullar, took over as Chairperson, Airports Economic Regulatory Authority of India on 8th July, 2019.
Shri Bhullar hails from Amritsar, Punjab and has a distinguished academic career. After completing B.Sc (Hons) and M.Sc. in Agricultural Sciences, he joined the Indian Administrative Services in 1986 in Uttar Pradesh Cadre.
As an IAS officer in the Government of Uttar Pradesh and in the Government of India, Shri Bhullar handled several important positions ranging from Administration, Industry, Finance, Power, Urban Development, Transport, Civil Aviation, etc. In the Govt. of Uttar Pradesh, he worked as District Magistrate, Ghaziabad & Kanpur; Municipal Commissioner, Varanasi; Joint Managing Director in UP Financial Corporation; Secretary, Irrigation & Water Resources; Principle Secretary, in Departments of Transport, Finance; as Member of 4th UP State Finance Commission, etc. In the Govt. of India, he worked as Joint Secretary to 13th Central Finance Commission; Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Finance, Deptt. of Expenditure; as Joint Secretary and Additional Secretary in the Ministry of Civil Aviation and finally as Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) before superannuating from the Government Service in May, 2019.
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