Exclusive Interview with Wille Walsh

IAG boss Willie Walsh says he always understood the politics of a takeover bid for Aer Lingus, but he plans to fly the Irish carrier’s flag for the long haul

31st May, 2015

It’s late Friday afternoon when Willie Walsh greets me at the door of a meeting room on the top floor of Goodbody Stockbrokers, his corporate advisers, in central Dublin. It’s a different Walsh from the one who a few days earlier spent the best part of an hour answering questions on IAG’s €1.4 billion takeover bid for Aer Lingus from Irish and international media. Gone is the dark suit, replaced with a casual shirt and...

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