Director, Board of Directors
Mr. Combes joined our board in July 2018. Mr. Combes is currently the CEO of Sprint and brings over 30 years of experience in the telecommunications and technology industries to F5’s board. Before joining Sprint in 2018, Mr. Combes served in a number of senior leadership roles, including CEO and chief operating officer at Altice, and chairman and CEO of SFR Group. Additional executive experience includes positions as CEO of Alcatel-Lucent, CEO of Vodafone Europe, chairman and CEO of TDF Group, and chief financial officer and senior executive vice president of France Telecom. Mr. Combes is a graduate of École Polytechnique and Télécom ParisTech, with a focus in engineering.