Aviat Networks Names New President and Chief Executive Officer

Aviat Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNW), the expert in wireless transport solutions, has announced the appointment of Peter Smith as President and Chief Executive Officer, the company said.

Smith´s employment with the company is effective as of today and concludes an extensive search process undertaken by the board of directors. Stan Gallagher, who took on the additional role as Interim Chief Executive Officer in September 2019, will remain with the company, serving as Chief Operating Officer and Principal Financial Officer.

Aviat Networks, Inc. is the expert in wireless transport solutions and works to provide dependable products, services and support to its customers. With more than one million systems sold into 170 countries worldwide, communications service providers and private network operators including state/local government, utility, federal government and defense organizations trust Aviat with their critical applications. For more information, visit www.aviatnetworks.com.