Chairman Chairman

Fermin Fautsch

Mr Fermin Fautsch

Vice-President for Global Enterprise
Telekom Malaysia (TM)

Fermin Fautsch is a Board Director and Chairman of the EU Malaysia Chamber of Commerce and Industry as well as being a founding member of the EU ASEAN Business Council based in Singapore. He is currently Vice-President for Global Enterprise of Telekom Malaysia (TM).  Fermin holds a MBA with honors from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a MA in International Economics from John Hopkins University.

Previously, Fermin was Vice-President of ICT for VADS (TM Group) responsible for the ICT and carrier business of VADS.  Prior to joining the TM Group, he served as CEO, Partner and Company Director of Logica South East Asia and Hong Kong and prior to coming to Asia he was CEO of Logica in South America based in Sao Paulo, Brazil. 

After his graduate studies, he began as an economist for the World Bank in East Africa, followed by an engagement as a Financial Officer in the Treasury Department in Washington, DC.  Fermin also worked for over 9 years as a management consultant with McKinsey & Co in Europe and Latin America. Following his assignments with McKinsey, Fermin became an Executive Board Director and Chief Information Officer of PT Prime, the corporate services provider of the Portugal Telecom Group. Fermin also taught international Business at the University of California, San Diego. Fermin has made Malaysia his home, where he has been since 2009, and holds a Resident Pass from Talent Corp.