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Skandia sales chief to retire early

Skandia group sales director Mike Gordon is taking early retirement in the new year. He has held the position since 1993, managing a sales-force of almost 100 consultants. UK regional offices director of sales Simon Burgess will take responsibility for international and offshore sales. Director of sales for networks and nationals Steve Powell will take responsibility for business development opportunities.

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