NAPERVILLE, Ill., June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tom Minichiello, acting chief financial officer, is resigning from Tellabs effective July 12, to become chief financial officer at Westell, a global telecom equipment provider.
Minichiello, 54, had served as Tellabs' acting CFO since May. He joined Tellabs in 2001.
Tellabs' external search for a new chief financial officer is under way.
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