Qualcomm CFO Retires

San Diego-based wireless giant Qualcomm said last night that its CFO, William (Bill) Keitel, has decided to retire, and will be replaced by George S. Davis, the current EVP and CFO of Applied Materials. Keitel has served as CFO of Qualcomm for the past 11 years. Davis has been CFO of Applied Materials for more than six years, and also served in Corporate Business Development roles at that company. The firm said the move will be effective March 11th.