SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwired - December 10, 2015) - Finisar Corporation (
Mr. Dreyer is currently the Chief Operations Officer of Silicon Valley Bank and is responsible for bank and non-bank operations worldwide. Mr. Dreyer oversees SVB's core operations, enterprise project management, client service and information technology teams. Mr. Dreyer is also currently a director of F5 Networks, Inc. Before joining SVB, Mr. Dreyer was president and COO of Monitise from August 2014 to September 2015, where he was responsible for the design, build, and operations of its technology globally, and he ran the company's Americas business. Prior to Monitise, Mr. Dreyer was the global head of technology and CIO at VISA Inc. from 2005 to 2014, responsible for the company's systems and technology platforms. Previously, Mr. Dreyer was chief information officer of Inovant, where he oversaw the development and management of Visa's global systems technology. He has also held executive positions at VISA USA as senior vice president of processing and emerging products, and senior vice president of commercial solutions. Additionally, Mr. Dreyer held senior positions at American Express, Prime Financial, Inc., Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), Downey Savings, Bank of America, and the Fairmont Hotel Management Company. Mr. Dreyer received an M.B.A. and a B.A. in psychology from Washington State University.
"I am pleased to welcome Michael to our Board," said Jerry Rawls, Finisar's Chief Executive Officer. "His experience in both the finance and the technology industries give him a valuable perspective from which to help guide our company in the years ahead."
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