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CBA Head of Distribution joind Deakin

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    Deakin continues to be a major turnaround story with the former head of CBA third party distribution joining Deakin to head deakins growth in advisers.

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    HOMEX - Melbourne

    Deakin Financial Services Managing Director, Mr Murray Hills, today
    announced that Mr Graeme Hyland would join the Group's Perth based
    Head Office Executive team as General Manager Sales and Marketing.

    "I am delighted that someone of Mr Hyland's extensive and
    acknowledged financial services experience is joining Deakin," Mr
    Hills said.

    "Mr Hyland's industry expertise and knowledge of the Australian
    financial Services marketplace will enable him to make a significant
    contribution and complement our organisation's plans to extensively
    increase Deakin's presence nationally."

    Mr Hyland will be responsible for Deakin's distribution network,
    product development, sales and implementing marketing strategies to
    achieve the organisation's overall business objectives.

    Mr Hills said Mr Hyland is an outstanding individual with strong
    management and operational skills, having served in senior executive
    and management positions with the Commonwealth Bank, Colonial, Legal
    & General and National Mutual.

    Until recently, Mr Hyland was the Commonwealth Bank's General
    Manager, Sales, for Third Party Distribution. In this role, he was
    responsible for sales of Commonwealth/Colonial risk insurance,
    superannuation and investment products on a national basis via the
    CBA's dealership and independent adviser networks.

    Together with the recent appointment of Mr Dan Parry as General
    Manager Adviser Services, Mr Hills said Deakin has a team of
    specialists with a depth of financial services and commercial
    experience, well qualified to meet the challenges that were
    confronting advisers at present and in the future.

    "Deakin will continue to operate and support its advisers and assist
    them to enhance their businesses and client relationship activities
    with products and services that are relevant to the marketplace,"
    concluded Mr Hills.

    Media Inquiries:
    Joe Perri
    Tel: 0412 112 545

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