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AIA Group CEO leaves to take up new role at HSBC

(Reuters) - Hong Kong insurer AIA Group Ltd (1299.HK) said its CEO and President Mark Tucker will leave the company to take up the role of non-executive Group Chairman of HSBC Holdings Plc(HSBA.L)

Ng Keng Hooi AIA Regional CEO will succeed Tucker from Sept 1, AIA said in a statement.

Meanwhile, Tucker's move was confirmed by HSBC in a separate announcement.

(Reporting by Anusha Ravindranath in Bengaluru; Editing by Sandra Maler)