Aer Lingus Group, tapping its internal team to find its next leader, named Chief Strategy and Planning Officer Stephen Kavanagh to succeed Christoph Mueller, who is stepping down on Feb. 28 to take on a new role as CEO of embattled Malaysia Airlines. The appointment of Kavanagh, who has been at Aer Lingus for 26 years, comes just days after the airline’s board strengthened its recommendation for a €1.4 billion ($1.6 billion) takeover by International Airlines Group (IAG). The ...


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