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Key Retirement hires chief digital officer

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Key Retirement Group has appointed Dave Johnson as chief digital officer.

Johnson joins from the Co-op Group, where he was group director for digital engineering.

He has also held senior technology roles at Asda and Lloyds Banking Group.

Both the IT and technology arms of KR will now report to Johnson.

Key Retirement chief executive Simon Thompson says: “The appointment is an invaluable step forward as we look to enhance our digital capabilities to grow our market position in what is fast becoming a very technical agile environment.”

Johnson says: “I look forward to working closely with Simon and the rest of the team as we develop the companies’ digital capabilities to ensure that it remains at the forefront of the sector.”

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