Standard Life Aberdeen plc

We are driven to be world class in everything we do, whether it's looking after our clients’ investments, offering our employees a rewarding career path, or fulfilling our responsibilities to our shareholders.

Chairman succession

On 1 January 2019, Sir Douglas Flint succeeded Sir Gerry Grimstone as Chairman of Standard Life Aberdeen.

Sir Douglas Flint

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Return of Capital

On 31 August 2018 we announced the completion of the sale of Standard Life Assurance Limited to Phoenix Group Holdings.
The sale and the proposal to return up to £1.75 billion of capital to eligible shareholders was approved at our General Meeting on 25 June 2018.
More details regarding the sale and the return of capital - paid to shareholders on 2 November 2018 - can be found on the Return of Capital page.

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Standard Life Aberdeen enters the Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index

Standard Life Aberdeen is proud to be listed for the first time as one of the 230 companies in the Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index.

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Our Ethnicity Action Plan

In October 2018, we became one of the founding signatories of the Race at Work Charter. We have now published our Ethnicity Action Plan. The plan details the actions we have in place and our areas of focus for the coming 12-18 months.

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Who we are

We're an investment company with world-class ambitions.

From helping clients invest for their future, to choosing the right strategic partnerships - we have a commitment to excellence in all that we do.

Who we are

What we do

Our capabilities are built on complementary skills and shared investment beliefs.

We provide asset management and investment solutions for clients and customers worldwide. We also have a strong position in the pensions and savings market.

What we do

Corporate stewardship and sustainability

We need to operate responsibly for the benefit of all of our stakeholders - from our customers and clients, to our employees and the communities around us.

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Looking for a world class career path? Wherever you are on your journey, we might have the next step for you.

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Our global locations

Headquartered in Scotland, we're a global business with operations in 46 locations worldwide.

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