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Proteau appointed to Standard Life board

Standard Life has appointed Jocelyn Proteau as a non-executive director, effective from August 26.

The insurer says Proteau, 56, has significant experience with mutuals, gathered in the Canadian financial services sector, most recently as chairman and chief executive of the Federation des casisses populaires Desjardins de Montreal et de l&#39Ouest-du-Quebec.

Standard Life chairman Sir Brian Stewart says: “Whilst his experience is of particular relevance to our large Canadian operations, we expect him to make a valuable contribution to the whole of the Standard Life Group.”

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