Standard Life Aberdeen to name Sir Douglas Flint as new chairman - reports

Replacement for Gerry Grimstone

Jayna Rana
Sir Douglas Flint stepped down as HSBC chairman in September 2017

Sir Douglas Flint stepped down as HSBC chairman in September 2017

Standard Life Aberdeen is due to announce Sir Douglas Flint as its new chairman in the coming weeks, following the announcement that current chairman Gerry Grimstone would be stepping down next year.

The group had been searching for a successor, which it planned to name next year, but finished the hunt ahead of schedule after choosing former HSBC chairman Flint, according to the FT. Flint stepped...

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