AmerisourceBergen CFO departs immediately

Valley Forge-based AmerisourceBergen, one of the nation's biggest pharmaceutical wholesalers, said that chief financial officer Michael D. DiCandilo has left the company to "pursue other interests," effective immediately.

Tim G. Guttman, the company's vice president and corporate controller since 2002, will serve as acting CFO, the company said.

"Mike departs the company with an impeccable record of service over his 21 years, including the past ten as our chief financial officer," Steven H. Collis, president and chief executive officer of AmerisourceBergen said in a statement. "His tremendous contributions to the success of AmerisourceBergen through his fiscal leadership and business stewardship are greatly appreciated, and we wish him all the best in his future endeavors."

Guttman was previously Vice President, Finance of Syncor International, and held financial planning and financial services managerial positions at Disney Consumer Products, Pizza Hut, Inc. and PepsiCo, Inc.. Guttman started his career as a certified public accountant with accounting firm Deloitte & Touche.

DiCandilo could not be reached for comment.