Western Digital Names New CFO

Irvine-based disk drive giant Western Digital has named a new CFO, saying that its current CFO, Tim Leyden, has retired after 24 years at the company. WD said that Olivier Leonetti, who previously was VP Finance at Amgen, and also spent 14 years in finance positions at Dell, will become CFO of the company. Leyden will continue at the company through January to help in the transition. Leonetti had been Vice President, Finance at Amgen since 2011.