Alison Reed to be new Standard Life FD

Alison Reed, the outgoing finance director of Marks & Spencer, is to take on the same role at Standard Life, it has been reported. Link: M&S appoints ‘young and energetic’ FD

The appointment is expected to be confirmed today, several papers reported this morning, and comes in advance of an expected flotation in the middle of next year.

Headhunter Heidrick & Struggles has spent a year looking for someone to fill the Standard Life post, left vacant by John Hylands.

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