VP, Government Affairs & Public Policy, North America
Jared Carlson is responsible for Ericsson’s interests in net neutrality and broadband regulation, among other topics. He is Vice President and Head of Ericsson’s, Government and Industry Relations group for North America, chairs the Information and Technology Industry Council’s Broadband Committee, and is active in the Federal Communications Bar Association.
Prior to joining Ericsson, Jared spent three years with Sprint Nextel’s Government Affairs group and before that, nearly seven years at the FCC. His various positions at the FCC included Legal Advisor to the Common Carrier Bureau Chief and Deputy Division Chief of the Wireless Bureau’s Spectrum and Competition Policy Division. Jared graduated from the University of Virginia in 1991 with a Bachelor of Economics and earned his law degree in 1996 from the College of William and Mary.