"Slasher" Walsh takes aim at Iberia

Dubliner Willie Walsh is back in the news for cutting costs and facing down trade unions, this time in Spain.

5th February, 2013
Willie Walsh earned the moniker “Slasher” back when, as Aer Lingus chief executive, he introduced deep cost cutting measures.

Dubliner Willie Walsh is back in the news for cutting costs and facing down trade unions, this time in Spain.

The chief executive of airline giant IAG earned the moniker “Slasher” Walsh back when, as Aer Lingus chief executive, he introduced deep cost cutting measures. Walsh later faced down strikes to cut positions and wages at British Airways, a member of the IAG group which he heads up.

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