- Supermarket chain J Sainsbury said that it had appointed Jim Brown as chief executive of its banking division.

Brown had previously worked at Royal Bank of Scotland as CEO of Williams and Glyn.

He had also served as CEO of Ulster Bank Group and headed up retail and commercial markets, Asia for RBS.

He would join Sainsbury's as CEO designate on 19 June and work with Peter Griffiths for a short period of handover.

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