Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Leap Hires Former T-Mobile USA CIO

Leap Wireless International announced the appointment of Robert A. Strickland as executive vice president and chief technical officer, a position in which he will have responsibility for the company's information technology, engineering and network operations. Strickland is charged with setting and managing Leap's long-term network technology strategy. Previously, Strickland was senior vice president and chief information officer at T-Mobile USA, responsible for all software development including handsets and related infrastructure elements, the company's billing, customer care and other related systems and all telecommunications platforms.

Leap also announced the appointment of Bill Ingram as executive vice president, strategy and as acting chief financial officer, effective March 1, 2012.