TAP Portugal CEO Fernando Pinto says he hopes the privatization of the airline will be restarted soon, and that Brazilian investor Synergy Group will again be the frontrunner. “I hear that Synergy Group continues to be interested. It would be a good fit,” Pinto said at the ISTAT Europe conference in Barcelona. Synergy was close to buying TAP at the end of last year, but the process collapsed just before closing. Pinto says that was because there was insufficient time to complete the ...

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