updated 08:40 am EDT, Tue June 8, 2004
Anderson joins Apple Board
Apple today announced that Fred D. Anderson, Apple's former executive vice president and CFO (for 8 years), has been elected to Apple's . Anderson retired on June 1 and was succeeded by Peter Oppenheimer as chief financial officer. "Fred is widely regarded as one of the industry's leading financial experts and we want his guidance and judgment to continue benefiting Apple's shareholders," said Steve Jobs, Apple's CEO. "Though it is currently out of vogue to add insiders to boards, Fred is the exception to the rule." Anderson currently serves on the board of directors of eBay and E.piphany.