Zuks Ramasia is the current Chairperson of the Airlines Association of Southern Africa (AASA). She is also serving as the acting Chief Executive Officer of South African Airways (SAA).
Zuks became appointed to serve as the Deputy Chairperson of AASA. She was appointed to fill in the post at its 48th Annual General Assembly which held in October 2018.
Later, the same month the next year, she was elected to serve as the Chairperson of AASA at its 49th Annual General Assembly in October 2019.
She has served in the aviation industry for over twenty-six (26) years.
She was a director on the Board of Aviation Coordination Services Limited (ACS).
The ACS’ has its mandate conferred by the members of the airline associations.
It provides common operational support services on behalf of its association members airlines. This is provided to international and domestic airlines operating from, into and within South Africa.
She also served on the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Operations Committee (OPC).
The committee is an advisory body to IATA’s Board of Governors and Director-General.
She served as the South African Airways group executive for operations.
Zuk had to deal hands-on with matters of an operational nature at SAA.
In this position, she negotiated with pilots and dealing with the pilot licensing imbroglio that hit SAA last year.
SAA received a sum of R5bn for the year 2019/2020 in October. This was from a combination of government-guaranteed debt and recapitalization.
According to Rocketreach, Zuks is currently located in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa.
- Name: Zuks Ramasia
- Email: [email protected]
- Tel: +27 83 275 7626
She attended the University of Johannesburg, then Rand Afrikaans University. Zuks holds a BA (Honours) in English and Psychology (Human Resource Development).
She is also a holder of a Diploma in Airline Operations from IATA.
Zuks is also a graduate of the Leadership Development Programme from the University of Pretoria’s Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS).
She also holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Management which she obtained from Henley Business School.
She is active on LinkedIn and has over 500 connections. On her profile, she shared her educational, profession and experience.