09/15/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

United Shakeup: CFO Jake Brace To Retire

Changes in United Airlines' top management team continued Friday, with the announced departure of Jake Brace, its longtime chief financial officer.

Mr. Brace, 50, said he will retire Nov. 1.

He joined United in 1988 and played a key role in leading the airline through bankruptcy, from 2002 to 2006.

Kathryn Mikells, 42, who headed United's investor relations team, will take over as CFO.

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