Thomas Cook boss pockets €3.38 million

Harriet Green receives a Christmas present

The chief executive of the Thomas Cook Group, Harriet Green, has seen her total pay packet hit £2.86 million (€3.38 million) for the year.

Green, who joined the business in July 2012 and has overseen a turnaround in its fortunes, took home a salary of £680,000 together with an annual bonus of £1.79 million. The rest of her remuneration was made up of other benefits and pension contributions.

Michael Healy, the tour operator’s group chief financial officer, was awarded just over £1.3 million, which included a salary of £480,000.

Thomas Cook’s share price has jumped by more than 900% since Green took over. Last month it reported its first full-year operating profit since 2010. Hundreds of its stores are in the process of being closed and thousands of employees have lost their jobs during the turnaround.

TTG Digital

[pictured: Harriet Green with Thomas Cook’s new “sunny” logo]

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