Micron Technology, a provider of advanced semiconductor systems, has appointed Ronald Foster as its new chief financial officer and vice president of finance, effective April 1, 2008.
Mr Foster served as the CFO of FormFactor, a maker of semiconductor testing equipment, from March 2005 to March 2008, and as the CFO of JDS Uniphase, a manufacturer of products for fiber optic communications, from February 2003 to March 2005.
Mr Foster also served as a member of the Micron board of directors from June 2004 to April 2005. Mr Foster earned a master’s of business degree from the University of Chicago and a bachelor of arts degree in economics from Whitman College.
Steve Appleton, chairman and CEO of Micron, said: We are pleased to welcome Ron back to the Micron team. With his breadth of experience, we are confident that Ron will be a valuable contributor to Micron.