Bendigo and Adelaide Bank announces Jacqueline Hey as next chair

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by Anna Napoli

Bendigo and Adelaide Bank (ASX:BEN) has today announced that Jacqueline Hey will be the next Chair.

Before joining the Board of Bendigo and Adelaide Bank in 2011, she was the CEO of Ericsson in the UK and Australia, and is currently a non-executive director of Qantas, AGL and Cricket Australia.

She will takeover from Robert Johanson who will retire from the Board after 31 years as a director, the last 13 as Chair, at the AGM in October.

The bank says Ms Hey has great business experience and deep knowledge of the business and effective engagement with its key stakeholders.

Shares in Bendigo and Adelaide Bank (ASX:BEN) closed 0.27 per cent lower at $11.04 yesterday.

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