BASKING RIDGE, NJ: Avaya has appointed Mathew Booher VP of investor relations. Booher comes to the maker of commercial networking systems from Broadwing, a telecommunications company and subsidiary of Corvis Corporation, based in Austin, TX.
At Broadwing, Booher was SVP of finance and division CFO, in addition to being VP of IR. Before that, he held financial positions with Spherion Corporation and with MCI Communications.
At Avaya, Booher will report to Garry McGuire, CFO and SVP of corporate development.
In a statement, McGuire said Booher's experience with finance and IR at tech firms would "strengthen Avaya's relationship with the investment community as we continue to discuss the operational benefits and business value our customers gain through our IP telephony software, systems, and services."