An embodiment of entrepreneurial spirit and visionary leadership, Mr. H K Vithalani, the Chairman and Founder of Global Aviation Services, is a trailblazer in the aviation industry. His illustrious journey commenced at the tender age of 18, where he honed his business acumen while working for a jewellery store in Kalbadevi. Swiftly transitioning to the helm of his own costume jewellery business, he emerged as one of the country’s leading exporters in the field, catering to esteemed clients such as Harrods and Macy’s. Simultaneously, he served as the Chairman of the Plastics Export Promotion Council of India, cementing his reputation as a multifaceted industry maven.
From these early triumphs, Mr. Vithalani seized a transformative opportunity, venturing into the aviation industry with the GSSA for Kuwait Airways in Bangalore in 1975. Embracing this new venture with zeal, he laid the foundation for The Global Group, setting up its maiden office at Devatha Plaza on Residency Road. Under his visionary guidance, The Global Group has ascended to an esteemed international standing, commanding a dominant position within the Indian air cargo industry.
A firm believer in the power of people, Mr. Vithalani fosters a familial environment within the company, cultivating a dynamic team where relationships flourish and excellence is a way of life. His enduring belief in the profound impact of human capital has catalyzed enduring international alliances, solidifying The Global Group’s global recognition and unassailable goodwill.
Today, the Global Group, under Mr. Vithalani’s exemplary leadership, stands as a testament to ethical business practices, unyielding commitment to service excellence, and unwavering values. His influence has permeated every facet of the organization, establishing it as a revered force in the aviation landscape.