PRESIDENT, UNITI TOWERS
Lawrence Gleason is president of Uniti Group Inc.’s tower division. Gleason has spent more than 15 years working in telecommunications infrastructure. Prior to the creation of Uniti Towers, he was founder and chief executive officer of Summit Wireless Infrastructure, a Uniti Group Inc. (formerly CS&L) company serving Latin America.
Gleason’s wireless infrastructure career achievements include his role as COO for Latin America for American Tower (NYSE:AMT). Under his guidance, AMT’s Latin American presence spread from 4,400 towers in Mexico and Brazil to nearly 20,000 towers in Mexico, Brazil, Colombia, Peru and Chile. This expansion included 3,000 newly constructed towers and more than 20 acquisition deals.
Gleason has also been a practicing attorney, earning his JD from the University of Baltimore Law School and completing his undergraduate studies at Cornell University.