Laura J. Durr
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Investing in Excellence
Laura Durr was promoted to CFO in May 2014. Prior to becoming CFO, Laura held various finance leadership roles since joining the company in 2004, including Senior Vice President-Worldwide Finance, Chief Accounting Officer and Worldwide Controller.
Laura oversees our worldwide finance and accounting, information technology and workplace solutions organizations, as well as investor relations. Laura is committed to leading customer success, driving profitable growth, and maximizing long-term shareholder value through smart investments that deliver product differentiation, operational excellence and continued expansion of the business into growth areas, all while being a good steward of our capital.
Laura has more than 25 years of experience in senior finance and accounting positions. Prior to joining Polycom, Laura served as the director of Finance and Administration for QuickSilver Technology and as the corporate controller for C Speed Corporation. She was also a business unit controller at Lucent Technologies after their acquisition of International Network Services, where she had been corporate controller. Laura also spent six years in various positions at Price Waterhouse LLP. She is a certified public accountant and has a B.S. in Business Administration from San Jose State University in California.
"As CFO, my key priority is ensuring Polycom continues to improve our operational performance and that we are well positioned to continue to invest in the future."