From the head of Europe’s biggest short-haul airline to an heir to the Murdoch empire, here are nine well-known business figures expected to hit the headlines next year, for good or ill.
The UK is soon set to exit the European Union, but what have business leaders been saying in recent months?
Political deadlock over Brexit could halt flights between the UK and Europe, according to the chief executive of Ryanair, who warned that Britain’s aviation industry is being “walked off a cliff” by the government.
Ryanair’s chief executive has said fares in Europe will fall heavily this winter as he criticised Theresa May for having no strategy for Brexit.
Ryanair is seeking to crush flight price comparison websites such as Expedia and Opodo, claiming they “make no sense” and “shouldn’t exist”.
Typical. You wait years to discover the winner of the great Murdoch succession race, and then you get a fudge.