Australia's Westpac veteran Peter King to retire as CFO

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Westpac Banking Corp said on Thursday its chief financial officer Peter King will retire next year after spending 25 years with Australia's second largest bank.

Sept 12 (Reuters) - Westpac Banking Corp WBC.AX said on Thursday its chief financial officer Peter King will retire next year after spending 25 years with Australia's second largest bank.

King, who has been in the role since 2014, has given 12 months' notice, the company said in a statement.

(Reporting by Nikhil Kurian Nainan in Bengaluru; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)

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