HSBC has appointed John Flint as its next chief executive. Flint currently runs HSBC’s retail and wealth management business. He will start in his new role on February 21, 2018 He will take over from current chief executive Stuart Gulliver, who is retiring after seven years in the job.
The appointment marks the first major decision taken by the bank’s new chairman, former AIA Group chief Mark Tucker, who joined HSBC on October 1 as its first ever externally-appointed chairman.
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