Autodesk's CFO leaving to become Salesforce's CFO

|By:, SA News Editor

Mark Hawkins, Autodesk's (ADSK) CFO since '09, is leaving at the end of July to become Salesforce's (CRM) CFO. Hawkins will replace Graham Smith, who announced plans to retire in February.

Separately, Autodesk says it now expects FQ2 revenue and EPS to be "at or above" the high end of prior guidance ranges of $595M-$610M and $0.25-$0.30. Consensus is at $600.2M and $0.28.

The CAD software giant is reiterating its FY15 guidance. It has launched "a selection process" to find a new CFO. Shares -1% AH.