Sprint Officially Names Marcelo Claure New CEO
It's official: Dan Hesse is out as Sprint CEO. According to a company announcement
released this morning, Hesse will be replaced with Sprint board member and Brightstar CEO Marcelo Claure. "Marcelo is a successful entrepreneur who transformed a start-up into a global telecommunications company," said Sprint Chairman Masayoshi Son in a prepared statement. "He has the management experience, passion and drive to create the strongest network and offer the best products and services in the wireless industry." Claure will resign his position at Brightstar effective August 11.