Count Financial seeks new GM

The general manager of Commonwealth Bank-owned dealer group Count Financial has resigned.

A spokesperson for Commonwealth Bank confirmed Ed Box has left the licensee to pursue a retail banking opportunity outside of CBA Group.

Hugh Humphrey, CBA executive general manager of advice, has appointed Michael Spurr as interim general manager.

Spurr is executive manager, business delivery at Count Financial. Prior to this he was a project manager, responsible for adviser remuneration and incentives.

CBA executive general manager of advice Hugh Humphrey described Spurr as a much-respected member of the Count Financial team.

An internal and external search is now underway to permanently fill the leadership role.

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