Henk Derksen joined VIAVI in March 2021 as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Derksen came to VIAVI from Belden Inc. In his 21-year career at Belden, he held multiple senior leadership roles in corporate finance, treasury, financial planning and analysis, and EMEA leadership. Derksen most recently served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since January 2012. Early in his career, Derksen worked in public accounting at Price Waterhouse Coopers. He received a B.A. in Economics from the University of Arnhem in the Netherlands, and holds a Master’s degree in Business Economics and Tax from Tilburg University in the Netherlands.
VIAVI Solutions, formerly JDS Uniphase, is a global provider of network test, monitoring and assurance solutions to communications service providers, enterprises and their ecosystems. Our solutions deliver end-to-end visibility across physical, virtual and hybrid networks, enabling customers to optimize connectivity, quality of experience and profitability. VIAVI is also a leader in high performance thin film coatings, providing light management solutions to anti-counterfeiting, consumer and industrial, government and healthcare and other markets. Additionally, we manufacture and sell optical filters for 3D sensing products that allow facial recognition security authentication for mobile devices.