Ciena names Keri Gilder as vice president for EMEA

Ciena VP - EMEA Keri Gilder
Keri Gilder is the new vice president and general manager for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) of Ciena.

Ciena said Keri Gilder will focus on advanced software and networking technologies to facilitate the transformation to open, software-driven networks.

Gilder has held several sales leadership roles at Ciena including the recent position as vice president of Global Account Sales, EMEA. Previously, she was vice president, Major Account (CenturyLink) in North America.

Before joining Ciena in 2002, Gilder worked in multiple roles for Lucent Technologies and maintained an S.S.B.I. (Single Scope Background Investigation) security clearance while working for Raytheon as a Network Engineer.

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