Sumati Sharma: AeroTime Aviation Achievement Award
In recognition of her dedication and commitment to promoting equality, advocating for diversity and inclusion, and supporting the next generation of women in the sector, Sumati Sharma has been presented with the coveted AeroTime Aviation Achievement Award.

Sumati has made it her mission to drive gender equality in the sector. She co-founded the Women in Aviation & Aerospace Charter, where signatory organisations commit to support the progression of women into senior roles and publicly report on progress against internal targets. Through her efforts, the Charter garnered more than 230 signatories in just three years. 

Sumati Sharma on building diversity in aviation

The Women in Aviation and Aerospace Charter describes Sumati as a dynamic and authentic leader. She regularly speaks industry events, shares best practice, encourages collaboration, and influences key stakeholders. Her work is shaping the industry narrative on diversity and inclusion as it builds back from the COVID-19 pandemic

Promoting equality in the industry is now more important than ever and I look forward to continue working with inspiring colleagues and peers on making this happen.
Sumati Sharma, Parter, Oliver Wyman