Kiersten Spears – Broadcom Inc.

Kiersten Spears

Public – Large Company

Kirsten Spears has been Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since December 2020.  In her current role, Ms. Spears is responsible for all areas of Finance, including planning, funding, and integration for acquisitions.  The most recent transformational acquisition was VMware, which closed in November 2023.  She was Vice President and Corporate Controller for Broadcom from May of 2014 when Broadcom acquired LSI.   Previously, she was Vice President and Corporate Controller at LSI. She joined LSI in September of 1997 and held several management positions in accounting and reporting before becoming the Corporate Controller in 2007. Before LSI, Ms. Spears worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers in audit, for Raychem, managing various accounting functions, and for Bank of America, managing branch operations. Ms. Spears holds an M.B.A. from Santa Clara University with a concentration in accounting and an undergraduate degree in Economics from the University of California Santa Cruz.