Sept 1 (Reuters) - Standard Life Aberdeen PLC:
* CONFIRMS THAT RELEVANT REGULATORY APPROVALS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED FOR APPOINTMENT OF STEPHEN BIRD
* ACCORDINGLY, KEITH SKEOCH HAS RESIGNED FROM BOARD AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND STEPHEN BIRD HAS TAKEN UP ROLE OF CHIEF EXECUTIVE, BOTH EFFECTIVE FROM 1 SEPTEMBER 2020. Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting By Sinead Cruise)
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