EXFO names new COO

EXFO Inc. (NASDAQ: EXFO; TSX: EXF) said that Philippe Morin will be joining the company as chief operating officer (COO) in early November.

Morin, who has more than 25 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, will leave Ciena as senior vice-president of worldwide sales and field operations on October 31, 2015.

Morin will be responsible for EXFO´s global sales leadership, market development, marketing, product management and technology strategy. All sales and product management executives, along with the chief technology officer (CTO), will report directly to Morin.