President and Chief Executive Officer
Thomas J. Fallon has been Infinera’s Chief Executive Officer since January 2010. He served as their Chief Operating Officer from October 2006 to December 2009. From April 2004 to September 2006, Mr. Fallon was the Vice President of Engineering and Operations. From August 2003 to March 2004, Mr. Fallon was Vice President, Corporate Quality and Development Operations at Cisco Systems, a networking and telecommunications company. From March 1991 to August 2003, Mr. Fallon served in a variety of functions at Cisco including General Manager of the Optical Transport Business Unit and VP of Service Provider Manufacturing. He also served in various manufacturing roles at Sun Microsystems and Hewlett Packard. He currently serves on the board of Picarro Systems, a private company, and the Engineering Advisory Board of the Cockrell School at the University of Texas. Mr. Fallon holds B.S.M.E. and M.B.A. degrees from the University of Texas at Austin.