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Adding assignee to batch email templates

We've just upgraded to JIRA Server 8.4 and are looking to add the current assignee to the header of each batch email for issue updates.

I've been following the steps written in the link below, but am unsure as to what code I need to add to the Velocity templates to show the current assignee. Assignee is a standard field so the custom field instructions seem inappropriate for me.

https://confluence.atlassian.com/adminjiraserver/adding-custom-fields-to-emails-batched-notifications-968669988.html

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Have you tried $issue.assignee.displayName?

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