Egyptian protesters hold bread along with a flyer reading in Arabic 'Danger, no to loans that lead to poverty' during a rally in downtown Cairo against the visit of a delegation from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on April 3, 2013. An IMF delegation is in Cairo for talks on a financing programme needed to lift Egypt's economy out of crisis. The government has been walking a tight rope, as the reforms required by the international lender are likely to spark social tensions. (AFP/Getty Images)
Willie Walsh has always been one of the most outspoken chief executives in the aviation industry but now having steered British Airways and Iberia back into the black, the Irishman is proving there is metal behind his words.