South African Airways new Country Manager Tim Clyde-Smith with Ian Robinson
South African Airways new Country Manager Tim Clyde-Smith
New country manager in Australasia for South African Airways (SAA) Tim Clyde-Smith was introduced to industry and SAA partners at a function in Sydney last week.
Fresh from his recent role in the passenger sales development area at Emirates Airlines, Mr Clyde-Smith has 20 years experience in the travel and tourism industry under his belt.
He brings with him a broad cross-industry record of achievement and an in-depth knowledge of the airline industry.
Mr Clyde-Smiths enthusiasm for the appointed new role was evident as he discussed with e-Travel Blackboard his focus on increasing revenue and passenger yield for the airlines operations in Australia.
SAA and Qantas code share agreement to South Africa will not be extended beyond December 2012, with the current agreement in place until then. SAA is still review its options but assures its clients of the airlines long term commitment to the Australian market.
Source = e-Travel Blackboard: K.W