J. Michael Bruff

Chief Financial Officer


J. Michael Bruff assumed leadership of Varian’s financial organization in 2019. His management responsibilities include corporate accounting, investor relations, internal audit, tax and treasury, risk management and corporate information systems.

Before Varian, Mr. Bruff served Dell Technologies for 19 years in both domestic and international roles, most recently as Senior Vice President of North America Sales Strategy & Planning. Previously he served as Senior Vice President and CFO of Dell's Asia Pacific and Japan Commercial Business and Vice President and CFO of the Greater China Commercial Business. He also held executive and leadership roles in financial planning & analysis, internal audit and business unit finance. In addition, Mr. Bruff was Vice President, Global Services Accounting and Finance at CA, Inc. and held a variety of Finance and Accounting roles at MCI Telecommunications and Deloitte & Touche.

Mr. Bruff earned his Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Maryland in 1990 and 1992, respectively.

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