Becton Dickinson (BDX -1.1%) CFO David Elkins will leave the medical-device maker next month to...

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Becton Dickinson (BDX -1.1%) CFO David Elkins will leave the medical-device maker next month to become CFO at patent licensing company Round Rock Research. Elkins will be temporarily replaced by senior VP and Controller Suketu Upadhyay until a permanent CFO is hired. For those puzzled by Elkins' move, he says his new job gives him the "opportunity to work with a long-time friend." (PR)