South African Airways (SAA) has announced the appointment of Siza Mzimela as its new CEO.
Mzimela's is effective immediately as of March. She's the airline's first female in this position. Mzimela, was previously CEO of SAA's domestic partner airline, SA Express (SAX).
As the new CEO of SAA she brings extensive airline experience to the company and previously filled senior positions in key areas at South African Airways.