A Flybe Q400 in London (Photo: AirlineGeeks | William Derrickson)

Flybe CEO Christine Ourmieres-Widener Resigns After Airline’s ‘Difficult Time’

Christine Ourmieres-Widener, the CEO of U.K. regional airline Flybe, has announced that she will leave the airline on July 15 after overseeing Flybe's sale to a consortium which includes Virgin Atlantic and Stobart Air. Ourmieres-Widener has been in the role since January 2017 after holding senior leadership positions at CityJet and Air France. Prior to joining Flybe, Ourmieres-Widener worked for American Express Global Business Travel as chief sales officer. Flybe has had a tumultuous time since floating on the stock…