Seasoned Technology Industry Finance Executive Joins Leading Availability Provider
MAYNARD, Mass., April 21, 2016 – Stratus Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of continuous availability solutions, today announced the appointment of Christina Clohecy as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer (CFO), replacing Bob Laufer who is leaving Stratus after 27 years of service to pursue other opportunities. Clohecy will report directly to president and CEO, Dave Laurello and will be responsible for Stratus’ financial strategy and all finance operations.
“Bob has been instrumental in shaping our finance organization and building our strong financial position, and I want to thank him for his numerous accomplishments. Christina is a very accomplished financial professional and someone who we know will be able to make an immediate contribution to Stratus,” said Dave Laurello, president and CEO, Stratus Technologies. “The years of expertise Christina brings in global finance together with her extensive background in the technology space make her an invaluable addition to the team to help drive us forward and deliver on our mission to maintain our position as the leading provider of continuous availability solutions.”
“This is certainly an exciting time to be joining Stratus,” said Christina Clohecy, CFO, Stratus Technologies. “Stratus has been a major influence in guaranteeing the availability of its customers’ business critical applications for more than 30 years, and is renewing its focus on the industrial sector as companies face a new frontier in adopting the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). The company is fully embracing this latest technological evolution and I’m excited to be a part of it.”
A seasoned technology veteran, Clohecy brings more than 20 years of financial experience to Stratus. Most recently, Clohecy was the vice president of finance and administration for Airvana, having joined the company in 2009. Prior to that, she held a series of positions at both Sycamore Networks and Vitronics Soltec. Clohecy has an MBA from Babson College and a BS in Business from Southern New Hampshire University.
About Stratus Technologies
Stratus Technologies is the leading provider of infrastructure-based solutions that keep applications running continuously in today’s always-on world. Stratus enables rapid deployment of always-on infrastructures, from enterprise servers to clouds, without any changes to applications. Stratus’ flexible solutions – software, platform and services – prevent downtime before it occurs and ensure uninterrupted performance of essential business operations. For more information, please visit www.stratus.com or follow on Twitter @StratusAlwaysOn.
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