Read the latest news and updates about chairman and chief executive officer of Verizon Communications, Hans Erik Vestberg. Browse articles and press releases to learn about his strategies, his vision for Verizon and his plans for 5G. Plus, read announcements and recaps of his speeches from conferences across the globe. Hans Vestberg succeeded Lowell McAdam as CEO of Verizon on August 1, 2018 and became chairman in March 2019. Prior to joining Verizon in 2017, Vestberg served as president and CEO of Ericsson.