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Chopper by name…

Pru UK chief executive Mark Wood revealed his ruthless streak that earned him his “chopper” nickname at an industry dinner last week.

Wood took offence to diary using an Axa pen to record his musings and smashed it to smithereens before re-placing it with a Pru biro.

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