The Jain family in business for decades, ventured into Travel business starting with Charter Flights, & with little competition in air travel, took the opportunity to successfully promote airlines tickets to Corporates, Individuals & Agents, and laid foundation for the Fourth generation with focus on Online Travel.
Pawan S. Jain, Mg. Director
Pawan S. Jain is the founder Chairman and Managing Director of the Belair Group of Companies established since 1971 & took forward the business of Belair Group of Travel, Tours & Cargo, and Customs.
Born in Delhi, with schooling at St. Columbus, graduated from Birmingham, UK, with Plastics Engineering & Management. He also has Passenger & Cargo Travel diplomas & certifications from Lufthansa Seeheim Training Centre. He is the founder Chairman and Managing Director of the Belair Group of Companies established since 1971 & took forward the business of Belair Group of Travel, Tours & Cargo, and Customs.
Mr. Pawan S Jain, forayed into the travel business & started with the handling Charter Flights from UK, there after established “Trans Tours & Travels”, as Non-IATA agent, Motivated with passion for the Travel industry venture into the Airline Ticket Consolidation business. Trans Tours & Travels, at New Delhi, and were the GSA for Lufthansa German Airlines, for over 28 years & were leading consolidator for many Airlines.
In 1989, with a need to serve customers & agents on other Airlines as well, “Belair Ticket Center”, was incorporated & accredited as IATA Travel Company (IATA NO.1430356). Soon Belair established its niche to service Corporates, Retail Sales, & Travel Agents, for International & domestic & LCC Airlines, & Hotels, Tours, Travel Insurance, and to provide 'One Stop Shop'.
In 1996, with foresight & advent of the Online Travel “Airtickets India Pvt. Ltd. was established as an IATA Company, to foray The Online Travel Space, initially as a Travel website, www.airticketsindia.com without an IBE, which did not exist at that time.
Michael Jain, Director & CTO
Michael Jain, a born prodigy, the fourth generation, talented next travel enthusiasts & entrepreneur.
A Modern school and British school, New Delhi, alumni, has a B.Sc. from London School of Economics & an MBA from European University, Munich, Germany specializing in Banking, Finance & Corporate Finance & Computer Applications, also a qualified IATA and UFTA certified professional with years of experience in Corporate Travel, Air Consolidation & Online Travel.
Michael says" I have learnt the Travel business like Mathematics and Chemistry & realized the world around me, hours of discussion on the dining table and tutored by my father & I have seen and understood the travel industry from close quarters."
Michael heads the online Travel & Technology vertical, and is responsible for all development, marketing, operations, of the Online B2C & B2B, Hotels & other business, with Seven years of Travel Technology domain. He believes the Groups fortunes are in the online forum.
Michael is a vivid globe trotter, & likes Networking, & enjoys “Horse Riding, Biking & is a fitness freak” and Online Travel flows in him.
|The Belair Group, is powered by dedicated team of 70, with years of experience & qualified travel professionals, Managers & Administrators, loyal to the Company for over 20 years. The Technology team, lead by Mr. Michael Jian, has highly qualified & experience IT Professionals, Designers & Programmers.|