Qantas Airways CEO Alan Joyce steps down amid ticket scandal, regulatory scrutiny
Qantas CEO Alan Joyce has resigned abruptly, accelerating the succession of CFO Vanessa Hudson. The resignation follows a legal case against the airline for selling tickets for cancelled flights.
Alan Joyce, the long-standing CEO of Qantas Airways, has resigned abruptly, accelerating the succession of Vanessa Hudson, the company's Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Joyce's unexpected exit comes weeks before his formal farewell was planned at the airline's annual general meeting.