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Biography PhotoWillie Walsh
Chief Executive Officer

First appointed: May 2010. Re-elected January 2011

Committee Membership: Safety Committee

Key areas of prior experience: Airline industry

Current external appointments: Chairman of the Ireland State Debt Agency

Previous relevant experience: Chief Executive Officer, British
Airways 2005-2011. Chief Executive Officer, Aer Lingus 2001-2005. Chief Operating Officer, Aer Lingus 2000-2001. Chief Executive Officer, Futura (Aer Lingus‘ Spanish Charter airline) 1998-2000.
Joined Aer Lingus as cadet pilot in 1979.