Mr. Steven M. Shindler, also known as Steve, has been the Chief Executive Officer of NII Holdings Inc. since December 2012 and served as its Executive Chairman from February 2008 to July 2012. Mr. Shindler served as interim Chief Executive Officer of NII Holdings Inc. from December 2012 to May 2013 and served as its Chief Executive Officer from 2000 to February 11, 2008. He served as an Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Nextel Communications, Inc. from 1996 to 2000. He served as the Chief Executive Officer of Nextel International Inc. From 1987 to 1996, Mr. Shindler served as Officer with Toronto Dominion Bank, where he also served as Senior Managing Director in its communications finance group. He served at SpectraSite, Inc. He served as the Chairman of NII Holdings Inc. since November 12, 2002 until May 2013. He serves as Vice-Chairman of CitizenGlobal Inc. He has been a Non Independent Director of NII Holdings Inc. since 1997. He serves as a Director of World Education & Development Fund, Inc. He joined the Worldfund Board in June 2008 and he is also a member of Worldfund's Education Leadership Council. Mr. Shindler is a graduate of the University of Michigan, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and received a Masters degree in Business Administration from Cornell University.
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