Former Dell chief financial officer Tom Meredith join Brightstar as vice-chairman on the board of directors.
Meredith has also held roles as managing director and senior vice president of business development at Dell Ventures. He is co-founder and general partner of investment management firm Meritage Capital.
He reports to Brightstar chairman, president and chief Marcelo Claure (pictured), and will be responsible for leading strategic projects for Brightstar.
Claure said: “We’re excited to have someone with Tom’s stature and character join. Tom will bring significant and relevant experience to Brightstar.”
Meredith said: “The wireless ecosystem is getting more complex. Brightstar is well positioned to drive value to manufacturers, operators, and retailers alike, and ket to innovation in the sector.”