Sunday, January 29, 2012

AT&T Announces Executive Line-up Reshuffle

AT&T announced the following key executives, reporting to Randall Stephenson, its Chairman and CEO:

John Stankey has been named to the newly created position of Group President & Chief Strategy Officer, where he will be responsible for developing the roadmap to maximize future growth opportunities, including corporate development, addressing long-term wireless-capacity needs, capital allocation strategies and identifying the best strategic paths for low-growth and non-strategic assets. He has been with the company for 27 years.

Ralph de la Vega has been named President and CEO of AT&T Mobility, where he continues to lead AT&T’s largest growth engine. de la Vega will focus on expanding the company’s smartphone position.

Andy Geisse has been named Senior Executive Vice President-AT&T Business and Home Solutions. Geisse, an executive with 32-years of experience in AT&T’s business and consumer segments, will be responsible for serving the business segment – from global enterprise customers to small businesses. Additionally, Geisse will lead the Home Solutions team focused on U-verse, broadband and voice services for AT&T’s 22-state local wireline operations.

John Donovan has been named Senior Executive Vice President-AT&T Technology and Network Operations, where he will be responsible for AT&T’s technology and network operations, including its mobile broadband network.