T-Mobile USA's new chief executive looks set to dash the hopes of Clearwire Corp
Philipp Humm, CEO of T-Mobile USA, a unit of Deutsche Telekom
Clearwire, which is 54 percent owned by Sprint Nextel
Clearwire and T-Mobile USA are still in active talks about options including a spectrum sale or a T-Mobile USA equity investment in Clearwire, according to two of the sources who asked not to be named as talks are ongoing.
Some analysts are hoping T-Mobile USA, which will needs access new spectrum in coming years, would be ready to announce a deal with Clearwire at its analyst meeting.
A representative for T-Mobile USA declined to discuss the contents of Humm's planned presentation.
(Reporting by Sinead Carew and Nadia Damouni; editing by Tim Dobbyn)