People: ADVA Optical Networking SE (ADAG.DE)
21 Apr 2017
Mr. Brian Protiva has been Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Management Board of ADVA Optical Networking SE (previously: ADVA AG Optical Networking) since May 2001. In addition to his duties at the Company, he also serves as Member of the Board of Directors of Alvarion Ltd., Tel Aviv. Mr. Protiva co-founded ADVA AG Optical Networking in 1994 and, as one of two Managing Directors, he initially focused on creating ADVA AG Optical Networking's marketing, sales and growth strategy. In 2001, with the change of the Management Board structure to emulate a United States company structure, he was appointed Chief Executive Officer and set in motion the strategies. Prior to ADVA AG Optical Networking, Mr. Protiva was Managing Director at AMS Technologies (now the EGORA Group), which he joined in 1987 and where he focused on co-managing its subsidiaries. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University in the United States.
|Total Annual Compensation, EUR||494,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, EUR||417,000|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, EUR||--|
|All Other, EUR||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, EUR||911,000|