HERNDON, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/04/14 -- XO Communications (XO), a leading nationwide provider of IP and data networking solutions, announced that Phong Le has been appointed as chief financial officer. Mr. Le has held leadership roles in financial planning and analysis, business and finance strategy, and business operations. His background will be key to helping XO further grow its base of business and wholesale customers.
Mr. Le joins XO after serving as vice president of financial planning and analysis for NII Holdings. Most recently, he was vice president, strategy and business operations in Nextel Brazil. Before NII, Mr. Le spent 12 years at Deloitte Consulting where he worked across multiple functions to help telecommunications companies improve financial results while facing intense competition. Mr. Le has more than 16 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, serving in wireless, wireline, cable, satellite, and high-tech hardware and software companies.
"Phong's background in finance and consulting combined with his in-depth knowledge of the telecommunications industry will be an important asset for XO," said Chris Ancell, chief executive officer of XO Communications. "His proven success steering organizations' financial results and leading change will support our continued growth initiatives. I welcome Phong to the XO team."
About XO Communications
XO Communications is a leading nationwide provider of advanced IP communications, intelligent networking and cloud computing services for business, large enterprise and wholesale customers. These customers include more than half of the Fortune 500, in addition to leading cable, mobile wireless and domestic and international telecommunications companies. XO offers a superior customer experience through its innovative solutions, its employees' focus on customers and the proven performance of its advanced network. To learn more about XO Communications, visit www.xo.com or blog.xo.com. XO Communications is also on Twitter, YouTube, Facebook and LinkedIn.