Tessco Technologies CEO retires amid contract dispute, successor appointed

Tessco Technologies Inc. named a telecommunications industry veteran as its new CEO following the retirement of Murray Wright.

Hunt Valley-based Tessco’s board of director appointed Sandip Murkejee as CEO and president effective Tuesday. Murkejee, 56, was previously president of global professional and consulting services businesses for Nokia Software.

Wright, 63, will retire following a “transition period to ensure a smooth succession process,” according to Tessco (NASDAQ: TESS). While he remains…