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Standard Chartered appoints new chairman

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Standard Chartered have appointed José Viñals as Chairman. José, will join the Board as Chairman designate on 3 October 2016, and succeed Sir John Peace as Chairman of the Group on 1 December 2016. Sir John will step down as a Director and Chairman on the same day.



Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce

Sam Allardyce is the regeneration man who can rebuild England

Sam Allardyce is the sort of man who walks into a packed room and immediately dominates it. If that hardly ranks as a rare trait among football managers, particularly those standing 6ft 3in, the difference with Allardyce is that he really listens to what people are saying – and with a surprisingly open mind.