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Countrywide appoints IT expert as managing director

Countrywide Independent Financial Advisers is appointing Mark Lunt as managing director.


Lunt is joining Countrywide from Case Technology, a manufacturer of data communications equipment where he was managing director for three years.


He says: &#34I am delighted to be joining such a progressive organisation and very much look forward to helping Countrywide members better compete in a fast changing market.&#34

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