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West Brom appoints deputy chairman

West Bromwich Building Society is appointing Norman Cooper as deputy chairman.

Cooper has been a non-executive director at West Bromwich since 1998, and was formerly with Royal Insurance, where he was director and general manager prior to its merger with Sun Alliance in 1996.

West Bromwich chairman Roger Dickens says: “Norman has made a considerable impact during the three years he has been on the board. His support and positive insight into our business has been phenomenal.”

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