Jim Hyde brings more than 20 years of experience in telecommunications and digital infrastructure to ExteNet as well as deep expertise in operations, general management and sales.
Prior to joining ExteNet, Mr. Hyde served as President of Prepaid Group, Wholesale, Affiliates and Strategic Partnerships at Sprint where he led the company’s efforts to build out its MVNO and prepaid services businesses. Mr. Hyde also ran a number of other business units at Sprint including Boost Mobile, Virgin Mobile, and Assurance Wireless.
Previously, Mr. Hyde was the Executive Chairman at Fastback Networks, a wireless backhaul solutions provider. Earlier in his career, Mr. Hyde held management and board director roles at GPS Industries, Lumos Networks, NTELOS Holdings and T-Mobile UK.
Mr. Hyde graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and was a member of the 1988 U.S. Olympic weightlifting team. He has been active in several industry associations including Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) and CTIA where he previously served in various leadership roles.
Jim Hyde, Chief Executive Officer
Eric Lekacz, Executive Vice President, Business Development and Strategy
Dan Timm, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Oliver M. Valente, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Andrew G. Chavez, Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing
H. Anthony Lehv, Senior Vice President, General Counsel
Gregory Spraetz, Senior Vice President and GM, Enterprise Network Solutions Business Unit
Tim Ayers, Vice President, Global Services
Tormod Larsen, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer