Former MAS CEO to step down as Ryanair COO

Peter Bellew who was former MAS chief executive officer will step down as Ryanair’s COO at the end of the year. (AFP pic)

DUBLIN:  Ryanair’s chief operations officer (COO) Peter Bellew is to step down at the end of the year, chief executive officer (CEO) Michael O’Leary said in a memo to staff on Thursday seen by Reuters.

Bellew joined Ryanair in December 2017 after stepping down as CEO of Malaysia Airlines.

A spokesperson for Ryanair did not immediately respond to a request for comment.