American Tower Corporation
American Tower (NYSE: AMT) is a leading independent owner, operator and developer of wireless and broadcast communications real estate. Our global portfolio includes approximately 148,000 sites and is experiencing steady growth. In addition to leasing space on towers, we provide customized collocation solutions through our in-building systems, outdoor distributed antenna systems and other right-of-way options, managed rooftops and services that speed network deployment.
Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, American Tower has offices across the United States and in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, France, Germany, Ghana, India, Mexico, Nigeria, Peru, South Africa and Uganda.
|Based in||United States of America|
|ITU Global Directory||American Tower Corporation|
|Chairman, President and Chief Executive |
|Mr James Taiclet|
James Taiclet is the Chairman, President and Chief Executive of American Tower Corporation, a leading global developer, owner and operator of telecommunications real estate headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. Prior to joining American Tower, Mr. Taiclet served as President of Honeywell Aerospace Services, a unit of Honeywell International, and prior to that as Vice President, Engine Services at Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corporation
He was also previously a consultant at McKinsey & Company, specializing in telecommunications and aerospace strategy and operations. Mr. Taiclet began his career as a United States Air Force officer and pilot and served in the Gulf War. He holds a Master in Public Affairs degree from Princeton University, where he was awarded a Fellowship at the Woodrow Wilson School, and is a Distinguished Graduate of the United States Air Force Academy with majors in Engineering and International Relations
Mr. Taiclet is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the Business Roundtable and the Commercial Club of Boston. He also serves as a member of the Executive Board of The National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT), the Brigham Health Board of Trustees, and the Advisory Council for the Princeton University Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. In June 2015 Mr. Taiclet was named as one of seven CEO's in Forbes Magazine’s "Global 2000 Hall of Fame" and in November 2016 the Harvard Business Review included him on its list of "The 100 Best-Performing CEOs in the World" for the fifth consecutive time. In August 2015 Mr. Taiclet was appointed to the US-India CEO Forum by the US Department of Commerce.