Two Keysight Technologies Board Members Selected as WomenInc.’s Most Influential Corporate Directors


Jean Halloran and Joanne Olsen recognized for leadership to corporate brands and the technology industry

SANTA ROSA, Calif., December 13, 2019

Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS), a leading technology company that helps enterprises, service providers and governments accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, announced that Jean Halloran and Joanne Olsen, current members of the company's Board of Directors, have been recognized for their leadership to corporate brands and the technology industry as members of 2019's Most Influential Corporate Directors by WomenInc. Magazine.

Jean Halloran Jean Halloran

WomenInc. is a leading magazine dedicated to comprehensive coverage of women's achievement in business. The magazine announced their 2019 Most Influential Corporate Directors, a comprehensive listing of women executives, influencers and achievers contributing leadership to corporate boards, on December 10, 2019.

"We are honored to have these accomplished executives as members of the Keysight Board. Their distinguished careers and perspectives provide valuable insight that enable us to create further value for Keysight and our stakeholders," stated Ron Nersesian, chairman, president and CEO at Keysight. "We congratulate Jean and Joanne, and all the directors recognized in WomenInc.'s Most Influential Corporate Directors edition, for their continued leadership."

Jean Halloran, a Keysight director since October 2014, served as senior vice president of Human Resources for Agilent Technologies from August 1999 through October 2014.  She directed all aspects of Agilent's talent and rewards management, leadership development and culture. Ms. Halloran has long-term experience in human resources, extending to when she joined Hewlett Packard's Medical Products Group in 1980.  Within that group, she held various positions in manufacturing, quality and strategic planning as well as human resources.  In 1993, Ms. Halloran headed human resources for HP's Measurement Systems Organization and, in 1997, was appointed director of education for the company.

Joanne OlsenJoanne Olsen

Joanne Olsen, a Keysight director since May 2019, most recently served as executive vice president of Global Cloud Services and Support at Oracle Corporation until her retirement in 2017. In that role, she drove Oracle's cloud transformation services and support strategy, partnering with leaders across all business units. She previously served as senior vice president and leader of Oracle's applications sales, alliances and consulting organizations in North America. She began her career with IBM, where, over the course of more than three decades, she held a variety of executive management positions across sales, global financing and hardware.

About Keysight Technologies

Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) is a leading technology company that helps enterprises, service providers and governments accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world. Keysight's solutions optimize networks and bring electronic products to market faster and at a lower cost with offerings from design simulation, to prototype validation, to manufacturing test, to optimization in networks and cloud environments. Customers span the worldwide communications ecosystem, aerospace and defense, automotive, energy, semiconductor and general electronics end markets. Keysight generated revenues of $4.3B in fiscal year 2019. More information is available at

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