Andy Geisse is a 35-year technology industry veteran who has served in a variety of key executive leadership positions for AT&T, both in the U.S. and abroad. Andy currently serves as an Operating Partner for Bessemer Venture Partners, an executive board member for otonomo, which is focused on the connected car ecosystem, on the boards of BroadSoft and Fixstream and as an advisor to various companies. Andy’s last position at AT&T was as Chief Executive Officer of AT&T Business Solutions, AT&T’s $71B business to business group. The global customer base included over 3.5 million business and government customers, wholesale customers and all of the Fortune 1000.
Prior to his role as CEO of AT&T Business Solutions, Andy served as Executive Vice President of AT&T's Global Customer Service, where he was responsible for customer service and operations for AT&T’s Business Solutions.
From 2004 to 2007, Geisse served as AT&T’s Chief Information Officer. Prior to that role, he was Senior Vice President of Enterprise Software Solutions responsible for AT&T’s software development. His experience also includes several leadership positions in the wireless industry, including serving as CEO of VTR Cellular from 1995-96 and Chairman and CEO of STARTEL from 1996-1998 – both Chilean wireless providers partially owned by AT&T at the time. During his career he also was the GM responsible for AT&T’s Oklahoma, West Texas and Upstate New York wireless properties and was responsible for wireless product development.
Mr. Geisse earned a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Mathematics from The University of Missouri and an MBA from Washington University