Marvin S. “Eddie” Edwards, Jr.¹ ²


Marvin S. “Eddie” Edwards, Jr. is president and chief executive officer of CommScope, a global leader in infrastructure solutions for communications networks. He was named to the company’s top position in 2011. He also serves as a member of the company’s board of directors. 

Mr. Edwards previously served as CommScope’s president and chief operating officer. Before that, he was executive vice president of business development and general manager of the Wireless Network Solutions business. He was previously executive vice president of business development and the chairman of a CommScope wholly owned subsidiary, Connectivity Solutions Manufacturing, Inc. Mr. Edwards was also president and chief executive officer of OFS Fitel, LLC and OFS Brightwave, LLC, a joint venture between CommScope and The Furukawa Electric Co. 

Mr. Edwards holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Clemson University. 

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Austin A. Adams
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Claudius (Bud) E. Watts IV
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Daniel (Dan) F. Akerson
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Frank M. Drendel ¹
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Joanne M. Maguire
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L. William (Bill) Krause
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Mary S. Chan
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Patrick McCarter
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Stephen (Steve) C. Gray
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Thomas J. Manning
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Timothy T. Yates
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