The article included this startling fact: 5 million households with school-aged children in the U.S. are unable to do their homework properly because they do not have internet access at home. It also included stories of children going to school two hours early to use their school’s network or sitting outside of fast-food restaurants late at night, just to access Wi-Fi. Reflecting on how internet access had shaped his life, Marcelo believed more could and should be done to ensure every hardworking student
Marcelo Claure, Executive Chairman , Sprint
Marcelo Claure is executive chairman of the board of Sprint Corporation. He also serves as chief operating officer of SoftBank Group Corp. and chief executive officer of SoftBank International, and is a member of the SoftBank board of directors. Marcelo most recently was CEO of Sprint.