Brian Fukumoto MBA ’98 has been hired as VP of WW Manufacturing Operations & Supply Chain at FINsix. Fukumoto will oversee day-to-day global operations to ensure the timely supply of high-quality products for FINsix’s retail and OEM (original equipment manufacturer) customers. He brings to the company more than 25 years of experience in manufacturing and supply chain operations. Most recently, Fukumoto was vice president of global supply chain and operations at DataDirect Networks, overseeing end-to-end supply chain execution for DDN’s storage systems and solutions. Prior to DDN, Fukumoto held a variety of executive leadership roles for HP, Palm, Tasman Networks, and Solectron Corporation.