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Oclaro is a tier-one provider of photonic components, modules and sub-systems, currently ranking no. 2 in the world marketplace. As well as being one of the world’s largest manufacturers of optical components for telecommunications and data communications, Oclaro provides components for numerous other markets, including materials processing, sensors, displays, biomedical applications and computer equipment. It is the market leader in a number of product areas, including tunable lasers for telecommunications and vertical cavity semiconductor lasers (VCSELs) for human interface devices (mouse and finger tracking). Oclaro operates major research, development and manufacturing facilities in the UK, Italy, Switzerland, Japan, China and the USA, as well as smaller units in other countries. The company presently employs 595 people in Europe (UK, Switzerland, Italy, Germany and Israel) and over 3000 worldwide. Oclaro Technology Limited, registered in England, is a subsidiary of Oclaro, Inc., based in San Jose, California and listed on the NASDAQ exchange under the ticker symbol OCLR. Oclaro Technology Limited is qualified under ISO9001 and ISO14001.

United Kingdom

Key persons

  • Mike Wale

    Member of the Executive Board

    Executive Board Member