AMP (ASX:AMP) announces board changes

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by Rachael Jones

AMP (ASX:AMP) has announced some changes to the board with Mike Wilkins AO retiring from the Board, and Michael Sammells being appointed as a Non-Executive Director.

Mike Wilkins, who has served on the AMP Limited Board since 2016 including as Interim Executive Chairman for a period in 2018, has taken the decision to step down given his increased professional responsibilities outside AMP.

He will remain as a Non-Executive Director on the Board of AMP Life until the completion of the sale of the business to Resolution Life, which is expected by 30 June 2020.

Michael Sammells will join the AMP Limited Board, effective 1 March 2020, and will be a member of the Risk, Audit and Remuneration Committees.

He is currently a Non-Executive Director of Sigma Healthcare (ASX:SIG).

Shares in AMP (ASX:AMP) closed 4.59 per cent higher at $1.83 yesterday.

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.