BRIEF-Imperial Tobacco names new finance director

LONDON, Sept 12 Thu Sep 12, 2013 2:07am EDT

LONDON, Sept 12 (Reuters) - Imperial Tobacco Group PLC : * Oliver Tant, former vice chairman of KPMG will succeed Bob Dyrbus as

Finance director * Tant to be appointed to the board on 1 October and will be appointed Finance

director on 5 November