Leon Woo has been promoted to executive vice-president and chief technology officer at Enterasys Networks.

Formerly the executive vice-president of engineering, he was also co-founder and CTO of Tenor Networks before it was acquired by Enterasys Networks in 2003. Woo will be in charge of the product and technology direction of the company.

"I look forward to working with our engineering team to deliver solutions that meet or exceed our customers' expectations,", he said. The promotion follows the selection of several key executives at the company in recent months.