T-Mobile appoints Mike Sievert as CEO effective May 1
T-Mobile announced that its board has named Mike Sievert as CEO, effective May 1, 2020. Currently President, COO and a director, Sievert will assume the CEO role from John Legere after the conclusion of Legere's contract on April 30, 2020. Sievert's new title will be President and CEO. Legere will remain a member of the board. The CEO transition is part of the board's well-established succession planning process to position the next generation of leadership at T-Mobile to take the Company forward. Sievert and T-Mobile are dedicated to continuing and supercharging the Un-carrier strategy as the New T-Mobile. "The Un-carrier culture, which all our employees live every day, will not change," said Mike Sievert. "T-Mobile is not just about one individual. Our company is built around an extraordinarily capable management team and thousands of talented, committed, and customer-obsessed employees. Going forward, my mission is to build on T-Mobile's industry-leading reputation for empowering employees to deliver an outstanding customer experience and to position T-Mobile not only as the leading mobile carrier, but as one of the most admired companies in America."