Michael Hurlston MBA 90 Appointed as New Finisar Corp. CEO
Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ:FNSR), a global technology leader for subsystems and components for fiber optic communications, today announced the retirement of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jerry Rawls and the appointment of Michael Hurlston as Chief Executive Officer and a director of the Company effective today. Mr. Hurlston and Mr. Rawls will work together to ensure a smooth transition. Mr. Rawls will continue to serve as a Director of the Company. The Company’s Lead Director Robert Stephens has been appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors.