Todd Swanson was named Chief Operating Officer in 2018. Since joining Finisar in 2002, Mr. Swanson has held a variety of progressive roles, including Product Line Manager, Director of Marketing, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, and Executive Vice President of Sales, Marketing, Research and Development. Prior to Finisar, he served in various R&D, Manufacturing, Marketing and Sales related roles for Princeton Lightwave, Aegis Semiconductor and Hewlett Packard's OptoElectronics Division from 1995 to 2002. Mr. Swanson holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin and an MBA from MIT.