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At WIZZ, we believe that affordable travel provides the opportunities that can change people and the world around us for the better. Wizz Air is one of the leading low-cost airlines in Europe and the largest in Central and Eastern Europe. Wizz Air counts on enthusiastic women and men from more than 50 countries – pilots, cabin crew, operations, administration, sales, marketing and communications for the company’s success.
TypePublic
Founded2003
HQBudapest, HU
Websitewizzair.com
Employee Ratings3.3

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)4,550(+24%)
Job Openings63
Share Price (Apr 2021)£49(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Wizz Air

William A. Franke

William A. Franke

Chairman
József Váradi

József Váradi

Executive Director/ CEO
George Michalopoulos

George Michalopoulos

Chief Commercial Officer
András Sebők

András Sebők

Chief Supply Chain Officer
Simon Duffy

Simon Duffy

Non-Executive Director
Johan Eidhagen

Johan Eidhagen

Chief People Officer
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Wizz Air Office Locations

Wizz Air has offices in Budapest and Le Grand-Saconnex
Le Grand-Saconnex, CH
Route François-Peyrot 12
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Wizz Air Financials and Metrics

Wizz Air Revenue

EUR

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

469.3m

Market capitalization (30-Apr-2021)

5.0b

Closing stock price (30-Apr-2021)

49.0
Wizz Air's current market capitalization is £5 b.
EURQ1, 2017

Revenue

469.3m

Pre tax profit

60.5m
EURQ1, 2017

Revenue/Employee

208.6k
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Wizz Air Operating Metrics

Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015Y, 2016May, 2017

Available Seat Kilometers

24.39 b29.27 b34.84 b

Passenger Load Factor, percent

85.7%86.7%88.2%

Passengers

12.3 m13.9 m16.5 m20 m2.4 m

Revenue Passenger Kilometres

20.87 b25.35 b30.79 b
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Wizz Air Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

90/100

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Wizz Air Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Wizz Air Online and Social Media Presence

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Wizz Air News and Updates

Wizz Air aiming for 60-80 per cent capacity over summer

Wizz Air chief executive Jozsef Varadi said that the carrier was planning to fly at 60-80 per cent capacity over The post Wizz Air aiming for 60-80 per cent capacity over summer appeared first on CityAM.

Three new routes to Europe and ME for Wizz Air Abu Dhabi

The post Three new routes to Europe and ME for Wizz Air Abu Dhabi appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, the newest national airline of the UAE, has announced three new routes connecting Abu Dhabi to Belgrade, Sohag and Luxor The post Three new routes to Europe …

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi to unveil flights to Israel

The post Wizz Air Abu Dhabi to unveil flights to Israel appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, the newest national airline of the UAE, has announced its first flight to Tel Aviv on 18 April, following the announcement that Israel has been added to the Green List…

Ryanair and Wizz Air passenger numbers down again as year of pain continues

Ryanair flew just 0.5m people last month as travel restrictions continued to batter the airline industry as the worst year The post Ryanair and Wizz Air passenger numbers down again as year of pain continues appeared first on CityAM.

Wizz Air dives to €116m loss as lockdown restrictions continue to bite

Budget carrier Wizz Air dived to a statutory loss of $116m (£102m) for the third quarter as further restrictions poured The post Wizz Air dives to €116m loss as lockdown restrictions continue to bite appeared first on CityAM.

Abu Dhabi is 'bold new frontier for ultra-low fare travel', says Wizz Air founder

Jozsef Varadi hails new airline launch on the eve of Wizz Air Abu Dhabi's inaugural flight to Athens
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Wizz Air Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Wizz Air founded?

    Wizz Air was founded in 2003.

  • Who are Wizz Air key executives?

    Wizz Air's key executives are William A. Franke, József Váradi and George Michalopoulos.

  • How many employees does Wizz Air have?

    Wizz Air has 4,550 employees.

  • Who are Wizz Air competitors?

    Competitors of Wizz Air include Traveloka, Ryanair and easyJet.

  • Where are Wizz Air offices?

    Wizz Air has offices in Budapest and Le Grand-Saconnex.

  • How many offices does Wizz Air have?

    Wizz Air has 2 offices.