Michael O’Leary

Forbes - - THE WORLD’S BILLIONAIRES -

Known for his brash lead­er­ship style, the long­time CEO of Ryanair has turned cost-cut­ting into an art form, build­ing the nofrills air­line from an $85 mil­lion (sales) busi­ness into a $7.1 bil­lion one. A for­mer ac­coun­tant, O’Leary worked as a fi­nan­cial ad­vi­sor to the air­line’s founder, Tony Ryan (d. 2007), be­fore join­ing the com­pany in 1988; he took over as CEO six years later.

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