Network equipment maker Infinera Corp. said Monday that Paul J. Milbury, a former executive at rival Starent Networks, has joined its board.
Milbury served as chief financial officer at Starent until Cisco Systems Inc. bought the company last year.
Before that, he was CFO at Avid Technology Inc., a company that provides tools for creating and distributing media.
Infinera provides digital optical networking systems to telecommunications carriers worldwide.
Its shares rose a penny to $6.44 in afternoon trading.