Commonwealth Bank appointment

3 April 2006

The Commonwealth Bank today announced the appointment of Fred Pollock from ASB as Executive General Manager, Service and Sales Support.

Ralph Norris, the Bank’s Chief Executive Officer said, "I am delighted to have Fred join the team in Australia. His extensive experience in the very successful implementation of the Cohen Brown service and sales methodology at ASB will be invaluable as the Commonwealth Bank moves to further embed a service and sales culture across the organisation".

Fred will report to Michael Cameron, Group Executive Retail Banking Services and will commence his new role at the end of April.



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