Oclaro, a provider of optical communications solutions, has appointed Ian Small to its Board of Directors, effective 1 September 2017.
Small, 53, is a global executive possessing 25 years of professional experience, with competencies in communications services, digital services, technology innovation and strategy. Most recently, he served as the Chief Data Officer of Telefónica and a member of its global Executive Committee. He also serves as Chairman of TokBox, a platform-as-a-service provider of embedded video communications which was acquired by Telefónica. Prior to TokBox, he held a variety of executive technology and strategy positions at MarkLogic, marchFIRST and USWeb/CKS. He began his career at Apple. A holder of nine US patents, Small has MSc in computer science and a BASc in engineering science from the University of Toronto.
On 27 July 2017, Oclaro's Board increased the size of the Board from seven to eight. Small will serve as a Class II director and his current term will expire at Oclaro's 2018 Annual Stockholders Meeting.