Monday February 17, 2020

Profile: Carl and David McCann

Top bananas

Barry J Whyte

Chief Feature Writer

@whytebarry
16th March, 2014
The brothers rushed headlong into the two biggest bubbles in recent memory: the dotcom bubble and the property bubble, costing them hundreds of millions of euro.

Fact file

**Appearance:** The brothers' youthful features mask a patrician and aloof public persona

**Newsworthiness:** Fyffes, where David is the chief executive, recently announced a merger with Chiquita to create the world's largest banana company

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