Finnair CEO sees 'a lot of need for business class' going forward

6 June, 2019

Finnair CEO Topu Manner, speaking to media on the sidelines of the 2019 IATA AGM and World Air Transport summit, stated "I see a lot of need for business class, not only from business and corporate travellers but also from leisure travellers who want a premium experience and who want to make the best use of their time" (, 03-Jun-2019). Mr Manner added: "We also see a need for a premium economy product and for an economy class product for the more price sensitive. It is about having different value propositions for different types of customer needs".