ANZ Australia Group Executive to step down

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by Rachael Jones

ANZ (ASX:ANZ) today announced Group Executive Australia Fred Ohlsson is stepping down from his current role to take an extended unpaid career-break in his native Sweden after 17-years’ service with ANZ.

He joined ANZ in 2001 and has held senior roles in retail and commercial banking across Australia and New Zealand.

Prior to starting his current role in early 2016, Mr Ohlsson served for five years as Managing Director Retail & Business Banking in New Zealand.

Mark Hand will lead their Australia Division.

The changes are effective 29 December, subject to regulatory requirements.

Shares in ANZ (ASX:ANZ) 0.12 per cent higher at $25.23.

Rachael Jones

Finance News Network
Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.