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AT&T merges wireless and business units led by de la Vega

WASHINGTON, Aug 26 (Reuters) - AT&T is merging its wireless and business divisions into a single unit led by Ralph de la Vega, former chief executive of the company's wireless sector, a spokesman for AT&T said on Tuesday.

Glenn Lurie, who headed AT&T's emerging enterprises and partnerships unit has been promoted to chief executive officer of AT&T's wireless segment, Brad Burns, spokesman for AT&T told Reuters in an email.

Business-related customers currently represent more than 50 percent of the company's mobile revenues.

(Reporting by Marina Lopes. Editing by Andre Grenon)