“Apple on Tuesday announced that long-serving Apple executive and current Chief Financial Officer Peter Oppenheimer will be retiring from the company in September,” Ashleigh Allsopp reports for Macworld UK. “Apple’s vice president of finance and corporate controller Luca Maestri will take over as CFO from June, reporting directly to CEO Tim Cook.”

“Maestri, who is 49 years old (if you’re wondering), started his career with General Motors in 1988. The car maker accounts for a huge chunk of Maestri’s career history, spanning a total of 20 years,” Allsopp reports. “Over those 20 years, Maestri held several senior positions at GM in markets across the globe, including Brazil, Ireland, Italy, Singapore and Thailand.”

“In September 2008, Maestri left GM to become CFO of Nokia Siemens Networks,” Allsopp reports, “and continued in that role until February 2011, when he joined Xerox as CFO.”

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