JDSU Appoints Keith Barnes to Board of Directors
MILPITAS, Calif., Nov. 1, 2011 — JDSU, a technology solutions company, has appointed Keith Barnes to its board of directors.
"We are particularly pleased to complement JDSU's board with a senior executive who brings extensive test and measurement industry knowledge and global operations expertise that spans North America, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region," said Martin Kaplan, chairman of JDSU’s board of directors.
Barnes has held senior executive positions in semiconductor, manufacturing, and test and measurement companies, serving as chairman and chief executive officer for three public companies. He was chairman of Verigy, a semiconductor equipment company focused on laboratory and manufacturing test solutions for companies in the communications, consumer electronics, computers and memory industries. He also served as division president of the Agilent Technologies test business, which was spun out to become Verigy.
With Barnes' election, JDSU's board consists of 10 members, including nine independent directors.
JDSU provides technology solutions through three business segments: Communications Test and Measurement, Communications and Commercial Optical Products, and Advanced Optical Technologies.
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