The Board

Debra Barber

Debra Barber, Chief Executive of Cardiff Airport.

Debra was appointed Managing Director (interim) in September 2014.

Debra joined Cardiff Airport as Operations Director in May 2012 following a successful career with the Royal Air Force before retiring as Group Captain and Air Traffic Management Force Commander, responsible for all RAF air traffic units in the UK and around the world.

As Operations Director, she was responsible for managing all aspects of Cardiff Airport’s operations, ensuring regulatory compliance for safety and security, further developing infrastructure and service capability, and contributing to the airport’s strategic development. A member of the airport board.