S. Douglas Hutcheson
Board of Directors since: 2012
Committees: Audit; Finance
Chief Executive Officer, of Laser, Inc., a privately held technology company, since March 2014. Since January 2015, senior advisor of technology, media and telecom for Searchlight Capital, a global private investment firm. Formerly chief executive officer, Leap Wireless International, Inc., a provider of wireless services and devices through its subsidiary, Cricket Communications, Inc. (February 2005 – March 2013); president and chief executive officer, February 2005 – November 2012. (Also a director of InterDigital, Inc. Formerly a director of Leap Wireless International, Inc.)
Mr. Hutcheson, 60, brings to the board of directors significant operational and financial expertise as an experienced former chief executive officer of a wireless communications company. His broad business background includes strategic planning and product and business development and marketing. His expertise in developing and executing successful wireless strategies is an asset to Pitney Bowes as more products and services are transitioned to the cloud. In addition, his experience as a public company chief executive contributes to his knowledge of corporate governance and public company matters.