Stelios Haji-Ioannou News

Nico Bezuidenhout, incoming CEO, FastJet

FastJet names Mango Airlines CEO Bezuidenhout as CEO

FastJet has hired Nico Bezuidenhout, CEO of Mango Airlines, South African Airways’ low cost unit, as CEO to help revive the U.K. discount airline following a plunge in its share price and an escalating spat with a top investor.

FastJet raises £50M for expansion into Kenya, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe

FastJet raises £50M for expansion into Kenya, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe

Fastjet, the low cost African airline backed by Easyjet founder Stelios Haji-Ioannou, has raised £50m to expand its fleet of three aircraft and to open up new routes.

Ed Winter, CEO, FastJet

FastJet in talks to add 10 Airbus A319s by end of 2015: Ed Winter, CEO, FastJet

FastJet Plc (FJET) said it’s in talks about adding more Airbus Group NV (AIR) short-haul jets to the fleet as the discount carrier seeks to open bases in Zambia, Zimbabwe and Kenya next year while expanding operations in Tanzania.