Aug 6 (Reuters) - Cigarette maker Imperial Brands said on Thursday Chief Finanical Officer Oliver Tant has decided to retire and will leave the company once a successor is found.
Chief Executive Officer Stefan Bomhard and the board are searching for an external candidate in place of Tant, said the company, which appointed a new CEO only months ago. (Reporting by Tanishaa Nadkar in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur)
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