Insiders at Ryanair believed O’Leary lined up Walsh as successor

Insiders at Ryanair believed O’Leary lined up Walsh as successor

Michael O’Leary held a secret dinner this year with IAG and former Aer Lingus boss Willie Walsh, according to a new book about O’Leary written by broadcaster Matt Cooper

Michael O’Leary held a secret dinner this year with IAG and former Aer Lingus boss Willie Walsh, prompting Ryanair insiders to believe that the latter man was being approached about becoming chief executive of the airline.

The dinner was held in London in July, according to a new book about O’Leary written by broadcaster Matt Cooper, which is due to be published next week. O’Leary’s current five-year contract as chief executive of Ryanair runs...

Subscribe from just 1€

Exclusive offers

Choose the subscription that is right for you

Monthly Subscription

€1

For the first month

€19.99 Monthly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Annual Subscription

€200€149

For the first year

€199.99 annually thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Quarterly Subscription

€55€42

For the first 90 days

€55.00 quarterly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

These offers are not available for current subscribers. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.

Terms & Conditions Apply

Please Subscribe or Log in to continue

Subscribe Login

Related Articles

More from The Business Post