The CEO of VietJet Air, a budget airlines owned by it’s CEO Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao is in news for various reasons.
- It is a bikini-clad flight assistant airlines. Yes. The air hostess inside the airlines wears only the bikinis.
- The success of the airline has created the first woman billionaire in the country and she is one of the only two billionaires in Vietnam.
- The CEO is now placed at No.46 in Forbes List with an estimated worth of USD1.7 Billion
- Thao got the license to start the airline company in 2010. Her initial plan to start it as a JV with Air Asia did not finalise and she went Solo. The rest is history.