Processing Magazine

Pfizer Hires D''Amelio as CFO

August 28, 2007

Drug developer Pfizer Inc. said Frank D''Amelio, an executive with communications equipment company Alcatel-Lucent, will become the company''s new chief financial officer in mid-September replacing Alan Levin, according to the Associated Press. D''Amelio is currently the chief administration officer at Alcatel-Lucent. Levin announced his resignation from Pfizer in May. Meanwhile, Paris-based Alcatel-Lucent said the organizations that previously reported to D''Amelio will now report to other members of the senior leadership team. That company also announced that its president of science, technology and strategy has also decided to leave the company. He will be replaced by Etienne Fouques, head of the company''s carrier business unit.