Owen Killian  with the RDS Gold Medal which was awarded by the resident of the RDS in October, 2014 Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Call it a bad karma but the moment former Aryzta boss Owen Killian received the RDS Gold Medal for Industry, the State’s top business award, things be(...)

Aryzta chairman  Gary McGann and chief executive  Kevin Toland. Analysts agree that the management team has inherited most of the problems with which they are now wrestling. Photograph: Alan Betson

There’ll likely be no cake to celebrate the 10th birthday this month of Irish-Swiss baker Aryzta. It is probably looking to raise some dough. In the w(...)

The bakery group’s chairman  acknowledged  that the vote in favour of the compensation report was lower than the board would have liked.

Close to half of baker Aryzta’s shareholders opposed the Irish-Swiss group’s executive pay deal at its annual general meeting (agm) on Thursday. Aryz(...)

Baked goods company Aryzta warned that it is experiencing ongoing pressure to its profit margins. (Photograph: iStock)

Shares in Aryzta slumped on Tuesday as the beleaguered Swiss-Irish baked goods maker warned that its profit margins remain under pressure amid declini(...)

In 1997, with Owen Killian as number two, IAWS charted its rise by buying Cuisine De France and reinventing itself as a convenience food business. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The departure of Aryzta’s long-standing boss Owen Killian, the man credited with transforming an ailing Irish agricultural business into an internatio(...)

Aryzta CEO Owen Killian: he has ruled out going cap in hand to shareholders for money to bolster the balance sheet

In late 2015, after a rocky six months in which Aryzta’s stock had tumbled 50 per cent amid a series of disappointing earnings results from the Swiss-(...)

Owen Killian has helped turn  Aryzta in to a baking behemoth with a  €3 billion turnover. Photograph:Cyril Byrne

Owen Killian’s days in charge of Aryzta may be numbered following the latest collapse in the company’s share price. He had been struggling to halt a(...)

Owen Killian: bonus was withheld “pending the resumption of growth in underlying fully diluted earnings per share”. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

Swiss-Irish food group Aryzta has withheld the performance-related bonus of its chief executive, Owen Killian, amid ongoing concern over its troubled(...)

Aryzta chief executive Owen Killian:  has sold most of his own shares in company. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Aryzta shareholders are said by market sources to be extremely frustrated at the recent collapse in the company’s share price. Shares in the Swiss-Iri(...)

Owen Killian,  CEO of Aryzta.  The food group has been struggling to stem investor unease about the company’s US business, which is reported to have lost some big contracts, and a potentially costly French acquisition.

Owen Killian chucked a proverbial grenade into the Aryzta trenches with the announcement that he had sold nearly two thirds of his stake in the compan(...)

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