The CEO of Italy’s Meridiana has announced he is stepping down after less than 18 months in the post. The news of Richard Creagh’s impending departure comes as the loss-making Meridiana attempts to get into shape in advance of a deal in which Qatar Airways is seeking to take a substantial minority stake in the Italian carrier. The Qatar flag carrier signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Meridiana in February, under which it will take up to a 49% shareholding in a ...

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