Tesla's CFO is retiring - for the second time

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Francois Mori / Associated Press

  • Tesla's CFO announced his retirement on Wednesday.
  • The announcement came on Tesla's Q4 earnings conference call with analysts.
  • It's actually the second time Ahuja has retired.

Tesla CFO Deepak Ahuja will retire in the next few months.

The company made the announcement on the company's fourth quarter earnings conference call.Advertisement

The new CFO will be Zach Kirkhorn, a nine-year veteran of Tesla who has been serving as Tesla's vice-president of finance.

Ahuja had actually already retired once, in 2015. He was succeeded by Jason Wheeler, who came over from Google. Ahuja later returned to the company.

This story is developing.

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