Amazon says CFO Szkutak to retire next June

Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images said on Wednesday its chief financial officer, Thomas Szkutak, will retire in June 2015.

Brian Olsavsky, vice president of finance for the company's global consumer business, will succeed Szkutak and report to founder and Chief Executive Jeffrey Bezos, the online retailer said.

Szkutak, 53, joined the company as CFO in October 2002.

By Reuters