Comair: Eve Liebetrau

Eve Liebetrau, Executive HR Manager at Comair, joined the company in 1994.

She has since acquired significant experience in both the aviation and human resources field. She has held several positions in the company including Training Manager of Cabin Services and Manager of Cabin Services. As a member of Comair's Executive team, Eve holds the overall responsibility for the company's people strategy and implementation thereof. She has held her current position as the group head of HR for close to 20 years, overseeing all the group’s HR activities at British Airways,, Kulula Travel, Slow Lounge, Food Directions and Comair Training Centre.


Dec 2000 – Present:             Executive Manager, HR, Comair

Jan 1999– Aug 2000:           Manager, Cabin Services, Comair

Aug 1994– Jan 1996:           Training Manager, Comair

Jan 1980 – Aug 1993:          Cabin Crew Training, South African Airways


1999 – 2001:                        MBA, University of Cape Town

1985 – 1986:                        Higher Diploma, Adult Education, University of the


1976 – 1978:                        BA, University of Kwazulu-Natal

About Comair

Comair offers local and regional flights under the British Airways franchise and operates its own low-cost carrier, It also has products for Travel, Cars, Holiday Packages and a Credit Card. Its head office is located in Bonearo Park, Kempton Park, with offices at O.R. Tambo International Airport and all the other major airports in South Africa. It has been listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange since 1998, offering scheduled and non-scheduled airline services within South Africa, sub-Saharan Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands as its core business.