Ashley Haynes-Gaspar is Executive Vice President – Customer Experience Officer, Wholesale and International at Lumen. She is responsible for nurturing and growing enterprise customer relationships, managing the company’s international and wholesale businesses, and leading global marketing and branding efforts.
She most recently served as Chief Operating Officer overseeing industry and business applications for the U.S. subsidiary of Microsoft. There she drove ground-breaking programs that successfully increased market share and revenue growth year-over-year. These programs became the blueprint for global strategy and execution.
Ashley’s extensive technology leadership experience spans global business strategy, marketing, change management, revenue growth, and innovation. Prior to joining Microsoft, she held various senior-level positions at GE, including Chief Marketing Officer for two of their global divisions, where she was twice named Marketer of the Year.
In 2022, she was appointed to the Board of Directors for Beyond Now, a fast-growing digital platform provider powering telecommunications organizations to grow revenue by utilizing platform, digital marketplace and Software as a Service Business Support Systems (SaaS BSS) through cloud, edge, IoT, AI and 5G.
Ashley is a graduate of the University of Florida, a Brené Brown super fan, and has a deep heart space for all things culture and people development. She is an avid reader and loves brain food (calorie free!). In her free time, you can find Ashley enjoying the outdoors skiing, hiking, running, biking – or at a local roller-skating rink.