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Ciena Corporation (CIEN)

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
45.31+0.09 (+0.20%)
At close: 04:00PM EST
45.41 +0.10 (+0.22%)
After hours: 05:42PM EST

Ciena Corporation

7035 Ridge Road
Hanover, MD 21076
United States
410 694 5700

IndustryCommunication Equipment
Full Time Employees8,623

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Dr. Patrick H. NettlesExecutive Chairman of the Board156kN/A1943
Mr. Gary B. SmithCEO, President & Director1.01MN/A1960
Mr. James E. Moylan Jr.Senior VP of Finance & CFO595.43kN/A1951
Mr. Jason M. PhippsSenior Vice President of Global Customer Engagement535.96kN/A1972
Mr. David M. RothensteinSenior VP, Chief Strategy Officer & Corporate Secretary527.2kN/A1968
Mr. Stephen B. AlexanderCTO & Member of Technology Advisory Council746.16kN/A1959
Mr. Gregg M. LampfVice President of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Sheela KosarajuSenior VP, General Counsel & Assistant SecretaryN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Rebecca SmithSenior VP of Global Marketing & CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Joseph R. CumelloSenior VP & GM of Blue PlanetN/AN/A1972
Amounts are as of December 31, 2022 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Ciena Corporation provides hardware and software services for delivery of video, data, and voice traffic metro, aggregation, and access communications network worldwide. The company's Networking Platforms segment offers convergence of coherent optical transport, open optical networking, IP routing, and switching services. Its products include 6500 Packet-Optical Platform, 5400 Reconfigurable Switching System, Waveserver stackable interconnect system, and the 6500 Reconfigurable line system, and the 5400 family of Packet-Optical platforms, as well as Z-Series Packet-Optical Platform; 3000 family of service delivery switches and the 5000 family of service aggregation switches, as well as 8700 Packetwave Platform and 6500 Packet Transport System. This segment also sells operating system software and enhanced software features embedded in each of its products. The company's Blue Planet Automation Software and Services segment provides multi-domain service orchestration, inventory, route optimization and analysis, network function virtualization orchestration, analytics, and related services. Its Platform Software and Service segment offers OneControl unified management system that support network solutions. The company's Global Services segment provides consulting and network design, installation and deployment, maintenance support, and training services. Ciena Corporation was incorporated in 1992 and is headquartered in Hanover, Maryland.

Corporate Governance

Ciena Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of November 28, 2023 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 1.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.