Novatel Wireless Loses CFO

San Diego-based Novatel Wireless said late Tuesday that it has lost its CFO, Kenneth Leddon. According to Novatel Wireless, Leddon is leaving the firm to become CFO of another, un-named company. The maker of wireless modules said it is engaging an executive search firm to evaluate candidates for a new Chief Financial Officer. Novatel Wireless is a maker of wireless modems and hotspots, among them the company's MiFi mobile hotspot product.