MRV Names New CFO

Chatsworth-based MRV Communications said Tuesday that it has named Guy Avidan as CFO of the firm. Avidan was serving as the firm's acting CFO. The firm also said it has added Chris D. King as the firm's VP Finance and Chief Compliance Officer, as of January. Avidan has been MRV's acting CFO since July of last year, and has been at the company since 1995. King joins the firm from Tandberg Television Inc., and also previously served as CFO of GoldPocket Interactive. King was also at PricewaterhouseCoopers. MRV is a provider of optical components and networking equipment and services.