Thursday, January 28, 2010

Harald J. Braun

President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Braun serves as president and chief executive officer of Aviat Networks, Inc. (AVNW) and is a member of its Board of Directors.

Prior to joining Aviat Networks, he served as president and CEO of Siemens Networks LLC and most recently as a senior executive in Nokia Siemens Networks North America.

In 2002, Mr. Braun became president, Siemens Carrier Networks Division, focused on next-generation technologies and services.

From 2000-2002, he served as Siemens senior vice president and the head of Siemens Ltd. in Thailand, with responsibility for sales of the company’s next-generation network products.

Before this assignment, Mr. Braun served as Siemens vice president, IP and ATM/TDM Broadband Components in Development and vice president, ATM System Integration and System Test.

Mr. Braun currently serves on the Board of Directors of BigBand Networks (NASDAQ: BBND) and on the Advisory Board at Roundbox, Inc.

He also serves as treasurer of the Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS).

Mr. Braun earned an engineering degree in Telecommunication from the University of Aachen in Germany.