Insurance giant Prudential names its FD

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Tidjane Thiam, the
current CEO of Aviva, Europe has been
appointed as finance director and member of the board at insurance giant

Thiam will replace Philip Broadley and he is expected to join the board in
April 2008 as an executive director.

Thiam was a partner with McKinsey & Company in France and Minister of
Planning and Development of Cote D’Ivoire.

Commenting on the appointment, Mark Tucker, Prudential group CEO said: ‘I am
truly delighted to welcome Tidjane to Prudential. Tidjane’s diverse background
and experience mean that he is well-suited to help lead Prudential to the next
stage of its development.

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