Mike McCarthy Joins Avaya as Vice President, Investor Relations

SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE:AVYA) today announced that Mike McCarthy has
joined the company as Vice President, Investor Relations. In this role,
he will lead all activities associated with the company’s global
investor community, including broadening awareness of Avaya among
institutional and other investors, leading dialogue and educating
current and prospective investors about the company’s business strategy,
performance and outlook. He will report to Pat O’Malley, Avaya Senior
Vice President and CFO.

McCarthy comes to Avaya with extensive industry experience, most
recently as Vice President of Investor Relations at Mitel, where he
implemented a successful program that concluded with their most recent
capital transaction. Over his thirty-year career he has established a
broad network across the global equity and debt markets, and he is
experienced in both event driven and long-range investor relations
strategies.

“We are excited to have Mike on the team. With over 30 years of domain
experience and deep industry knowledge, Mike is an ideal addition to the
team to strengthen our engagement with the global investor community,”
said O’Malley. “We look forward to working with Mike to expand and
further develop our relations with investors and the financial markets.”

About Avaya

Businesses are built on the experiences they provide, and every day
millions of those experiences are built by Avaya (NYSE:AVYA). For over
one hundred years, we’ve enabled organizations around the globe to win –
by creating intelligent communications experiences for customers and
employees. Avaya builds open, converged and innovative solutions to
enhance and simplify communications and collaboration – in the cloud,
on-premise or a hybrid of both. To grow your business, we’re committed
to innovation, partnership, and a relentless focus on what’s next.

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This document contains certain “forward-looking statements.” All
statements other than statements of historical fact are
“forward-looking” statements for purposes of the U.S. federal and state
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“could,” “estimate,” “expect,” “intend,” “may,” “might,” “our vision,”
“plan,” “potential,” “preliminary,” “predict,” “should,” “will,” or
“would” or the negative thereof or other variations thereof or
comparable terminology and include, but are not limited to expected
feature releases and statements about future products, expected cash
savings and statements about growth, exchange listing and improved
operational metrics. The Company has based these forward-looking
statements on its current expectations, assumptions, estimates and
projections. While the Company believes these expectations, assumptions,
estimates and projections are reasonable, such forward-looking
statements are only predictions and involve known and unknown risks and
uncertainties, many of which are beyond its control. The factors are
discussed in the Company’s Registration Statement on Form 10 filed with
the Securities and Exchange Commission, may cause its actual results,
performance or achievements to differ materially from any future
results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by these
forward-looking statements. For a further list and description of such
risks and uncertainties, please refer to the Company’s filings with the
SEC that are available at
www.sec.gov.
The Company cautions you that the list of important factors included in
the Company’s SEC filings may not contain all of the material factors
that are important to you. In addition, considering these risks and
uncertainties, the matters referred to in the forward-looking statements
contained in this report may not in fact occur. The Company undertakes
no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement
as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as
otherwise required by law.

Source: Avaya Newsroom

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