Paddy Power said strong top-line growth offsetunfavourable sports results

Paddy Power chief executive, Andy McCue, has played down suggestions that it could follow next month’s €442 million cash distribution to shareholders (...)

Outgoing Smurfit Kappa chief executive Gary McGann: ‘I don’t want to be a hurler on the ditch.’ Photograph:  Alan Betson

Gary McGann, who yesterday announced his retirement as chief executive of the packaging group Smurfit Kappa, is understood to be planning to a(...)

Bookmaker Paddy Power plans to return €392 million to shareholders this year after earning profits before tax of €167 million in 2014.The company repo(...)

Eleven members of the Aer Lingus board will decide whether to recommend any offer  from International Consolidated Airlines Group to its shareholders and thus pave the way for a sale. Photograph: Artur Widak/PA

Ultimately, 11 members of the Aer Lingus board will decide whether to recommend any offer for the company from International Consolidated Airlines G(...)

Gary  McGann will today join Paddy Power as an independent non-executive director and as a member of the audit committee.

Irish bookmaker Paddy Power has appointed Smurfit Kappa chief executive Gary McGann to its board.Mr McGann will today join Paddy Power as an independe(...)

Paddy Power chief executive designate Andy McCue pictured with chairman Nigel Northridge

Bookmaker Paddy Power has appointed Andy McCue as chief executive designate of the company.Mr McCue, who has been with the company for eight years and(...)

Paddy Power chief executive Patrick Kennedy at the company’s AGM in Dublin yesterday. Photograph; Dara Mac Donaill

Bookmaker Paddy Power expects its customers to bet €160 million over the course of the football World Cup, which kicks off on June 12th and runs into (...)

Christoph Mueller, chief executive of Aer Lingus, was paid €1.52 million by Aer Lingus in 2013, including a basic salary of €475,000, which has been frozen at this level since 2009. Photograph: Getty

Ryanair has voted yes to the “say on pay” resolution put to today’s Aer Lingus AGM, and the outcome of the poll is due to be announced later today by (...)

 John Hartnett:  One of three new appointees announced yesterday.

Following the resumption of flights between Dublin and San Francisco, Aer Lingus is looking to further strengthen its ties with Silicon Valley through(...)