Wizz Air Holdings Plc
Disclosure of Share Transactions by Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibilities
Geneva, 18 March 2020: Wizz Air Holdings Plc ("Wizz Air" or the "Company") has been notified of the following transactions in its £0.0001 ordinary shares ("Ordinary Shares") by a person discharging managerial responsibilities ("PDMR").
The notification of dealing form for the PDMR can be found below. This announcement is made in accordance with Article 19 of the EU Market Abuse Regulation 596/2014.
Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated
William A. Franke
Reason for the notification
Position / status
Initial notification / amendment
Details of the issuer
Wizz Air Holdings Plc
Legal entity identifier
Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted
Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument
Ordinary shares of £0.0001 each
Nature of the transaction
Price(s) and volume(s)
· Aggregated volume
Date of the transaction(s)
17 March 2020
Place of the transaction
London Stock Exchange
About Wizz Air
Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, offers more than 710 routes from 25 bases, connecting 154 destinations across 45 countries. A team of more than 5,000 aviation professionals delivers superior service and very low fares making Wizz Air the preferred choice of 40 million passengers in the past 12 months. WIZZ operates an all-Airbus fleet of 121 aircraft. Its A320s are equipped with 180 seats, its A321s with 230 seats and its A321neo aircraft with 239 seats. According to the latest data of the Swiss airline intelligence provider CH-Aviation, Wizz Air has one of the youngest airline fleets in the world. Wizz Air is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the ticker WIZZ and is included in the FTSE 250 and FTSE All-Share Indices. Wizz Air is registered under the International Air Transport Association (IATA), Operational Safety Audit (IOSA), the global benchmark in airline safety recognition. The company was recently named one of the world's top ten safest airlines by airlineratings.com, the world's only safety and product rating agency, and 2019 - Airline of the Year by Air Transport Awards the only international awards that recognizes the year's most outstanding performers in the aerospace industry in the most important categories.
For more information:
Evelin Horvath, Wizz Air:
+41 22 555 9863
Tamara Vallois, Wizz Air:
+36 1 777 9324
Edward Bridges / Jonathan Neilan, FTI Consulting LLP:
+44 20 3727 1017
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