Mr. John J. Legere has been Chief Executive Officer and President at T-Mobile US, Inc since April 30, 2013. Mr. Legere serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of GSV LLC and Metropcs Networks Florida, LLC. Mr. Legere served as the Chief Executive Officer of Global Crossing Ltd., and its subsidiary Global Crossing Holdings Ltd., since October 2001. He served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Asia Global Crossing Ltd., from February 2000 to January 2002. He served as the Chief Executive Officer of Sanrise Group Inc., since February 2000. He has two decades of experience in the telecommunications industry. He has led Asia Global Crossing through a series of successes.
Mr. Legere served as a Senior Vice President of Dell Computer Corporation and President and Chief Operations Officer for Dell's Operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa and president, Asia-Pacific for Dell from 1998 to February 2000. From April 1994 to November 1997, he served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of AT&T Asia and Pacific and spent time also as head of AT&T Global Strategy and Business Development. From 1997 to 1998, he served as President of Worldwide outsourcing of AT&T solutions. Mr. Legere serves as Director of Hutchison Global Crossing Limited. He has been a Director of CTIA Wireless Internet Caucus since October 2012 and T-Mobile US, Inc. since April 30, 2013.
He served as a Director of Global Crossing Ltd. from October 2001 to December 2003; Sanrise Group Inc. and Asia Global Crossing Ltd., from April 2000 to March 2002. He served as a Director of ON Semiconductor Corp. He was a nationally competitive runner in college and post college, and still competes - and wins - in Corporate Challenge events with fellow employees around the world to promote community and team spirit. In 2004, Mr. Legere completed the Boston Marathon as a member of the Dana-Farber Marathon Challenge team, raising $85,000 for the charity to help fight cancer. He also attended the Harvard Business School Management Development Program in 1989 and has been a member of the corporate advisory board of the School of Business and Management, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and the Government Relations Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce, Hong Kong. A Massachusetts native, Mr. Legere received a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts; a Master of Business Administration degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University; and a Master's Degree in Science as an Alfred P. Sloan Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
- 09/19/12 -techcrunch.com