SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 2, 2010 — Juniper Networks® (NASDAQ:JNPR, news, filings) today announced the appointment of David Schlotterbeck, chairman and chief executive officer of CareFusion, a leading global medical technology company, to the Juniper Networks board of directors.
"Dave is a driving force for innovation and has accelerated corporate growth in the healthcare industry for twenty years," said Scott Kriens, chairman of the board of directors, Juniper Networks. "His deep business knowledge and operational expertise as Chairman and CEO of CareFusion will be significant assets to our board."
"Juniper is at the forefront of networking innovation which plays a particularly important role in the healthcare industry," said Schlotterbeck. "I am honored to join Juniper's board and look forward to helping the company drive continued growth."
Schlotterbeck, 62, has served in his current position since 2009. Prior to this role, he served as vice chairman and chief executive officer of the Clinical and Medical Products business segment of Cardinal Health. He has previously held executive leadership roles at Alaris Medical Systems, Pacific Scientific Company, Vitalcom, Inc. and Nellcor, Inc. Schlotterbeck is a graduate of the General Motors Institute with a bachelor's of science degree in electrical engineering. He holds a master's of science degree in electrical engineering from Purdue University and completed the Executive Institute at Stanford University.
Schlotterbeck has been appointed to the board's Audit Committee.
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