StockMarketWire.com - Shopping centre owner Hammerson said Robert Noel would succeed David Tyler as non-executive chair of the company.

Noel would take over the position with effect from a date to be confirmed but no later than 1 October 2020, at which point Tyler would step down.

In March of this year, Noel had stepped down from Landsec, where he had held the role of chief executive officer for the past eight years.

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