Tag: Carolyn McCall

EasyJet CEO Carolyn McCall To Step Down

UK low-cost carrier easyJet has announced that Carolyn McCall will step down as CEO around the end of 2017 to lead UK television company ITV. The airline said McCall will continue with her existing responsibilities; the search for her successor is already underway. “This was a really difficult decision for me to make,” McCall said. […]

EasyJet Shares Drop 7% as Airline Takes Sterling Hit

British airline easyJet warned that annual profit had fallen by more than a quarter and hinted trading would remain tough as fares continue to decline and a weak pound weighs, sending its shares down 7%. The profit decline is the first since 2009 and in part reflects the budget airline’s exposure to the security-hit destinations […]

EasyJet HQ Could be Relocated from Luton After Brexit Vote, CEO Warns

The low-cost airline’s Carolyn McCall said a decision on relocating the HQ from Luton – where 56% of voters elected to leave the EU – “remains to be seen”. Easyjet’s CEO has said the airline giant could relocate its HQ from Luton following the Brexit vote. Carolyn McCall told Channel 4 presenter Matt Frei the […]