Devinder Kumar has served as a Director of Ciena since August 2019. Mr. Kumar serves as senior vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer of AMD. Kumar is responsible for the company’s global finance organization as well as global corporate services and facilities.
Since he joined AMD in 1984, Kumar has progressed through several leadership positions in corporate accounting and corporate finance. His past roles include serving as interim CFO, corporate controller and assistant treasurer. Kumar also spent 10 years in Asia as financial controller for AMD Penang and group finance director for AMD’s Manufacturing Services Group across Singapore, Thailand, China and Malaysia.
Kumar has a bachelor’s degree in ecology from the University of Malaya, Malaysia, a master’s degree in biology from the University of California, Santa Barbara and an MBA in finance from the University of California, Los Angeles.