Martin Gilbert hints at retirement plans after 36 years as CEO - report

SLA's share price has almost halved since merger

SLA co-CEO Martin Gilbert

SLA co-CEO Martin Gilbert

Joint chief executive of Standard Life Aberdeen (SLA) Martin Gilbert has indicated his intention to retire from the role after 36 years leading his firm, with chairman Douglas Flint soon set to appoint a replacement, according to reports.

It comes just a year-and-a-half after the Standard Life-Aberdeen Asset Management merger, in the wake of which SLA has seen its share price fall by as much as 45%. Institutional investors have been...

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