EasyJet founder Stelios Haji-Ioannou, who is also a major shareholder in young African low-cost carrier (LCC) fastjet, has called an extraordinary general meeting (EGM) in a bid to dismiss fastjet CEO Ed Winter and director Krista Bates. Haji-Ioannou, a 12% shareholder in fastjet through his easyGroup private investment vehicle, said in a letter to fastjet chairman Colin Child that he had “lost faith in the management and current board [of fastjet]” and that “unless the ...

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