Why this FTSE 250 CEO has forgone his salary

Avast boss Ondrej Vlcek joined the company as an intern. Now as CEO, he's only getting paid $1 a year.

by Stephen Jones

"Sting would be pretty cool to share a glass with, he set up his own vineyard in Tuscany." 

Ondrej Vlcek is taking a moment out from talking about his new role as CEO of FTSE 250 antivirus firm Avast to indulge his other passion, Italian fine wines.  

Perhaps Sting needs virus protection too? 

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