Mr. Jomon Varghese, the Managing Director and CEO of Aerotropolis Group & World Trade Center Sydney (WTC SYDNEY) is a Chemical Engineer with MBA in Aviation Business Management with 20 years of experience and is a specialist in Airport City/Aerotropolis Development. He started his career with Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) as a Graduate Research Engineer. He was a Lecturer in Industrial Engineering. He worked in Miami & Fort Lauderdale Aerotropolis during his 3 years stint in US.
As the In-charge of CEO-Corporate Office of GMR Airports, which developed, manage and operate Delhi and Hyderabad Int. Airports in India, Male Int. Airport in Maldives and Istanbul Int. Airport in Turkey; he coordinated the ‘Aerotropolis’ development, the Airport – Collaborative Decision Making (A-CDM) implementation and Economic Impact Study initiatives in Delhi and Hyderabad Airports. The Aerotropolis Development in Hyderabad and Delhi were in 5,500 and 5,000 acres respectively, with Zoning, DA process, Actual Land Development and construction of Hotels, MRO Facility, Aviation Academy, Office Buildings, Cargo Complex, etc.
He has written research papers on Airport Metropolitan City (Aerotropolis) development, Inclusive Growth and Community Development. He was the Coordinator of Small and Emerging Airports Network (SEAN), Airport Council International (ACI), Asia-Pacific Region, the Apex body of Airports, which includes Australia & New Zealand for 3 years.
Currently as MD & CEO of Aerotropolis Group, he is managing four projects near the Western Sydney Airport @ Badgerys Creek, Sydney, Australia, including an $8 Bn “World Trade Centre Sydney (WTC SYDNEY)” Project and two Apartment Projects of 600 Apartments.