Seasoned Telecommunications Professional with 18 years of successful, home-grown leadership talent and extensive telecom experience in Globe Telecom, the second largest telecommunications company in the Philippines, and Islacom, the first mobile company in the Philippines to launch the GSM network. Recognized for functional expertise on roll-out, start up projects, network design and service support management. One of the pioneering engineers to build and operate Islacoms GSM network. Upon joining Globe Telecom, was appointed to lead various operations and maintenance departments, from its first DWDM transmission backbone network, Fiber Optic Backbone Network, International and Domestic Cable Landing stations, Outside Plant Network (FOC and Copper), Support Facilities, Luzon Wireless Networks (GSM, CDMA, 3G). Currently responsible for Vendor Performance Management, Contract management, Review and Acquisition of Third Party Technical Support, Operation Budget Control and Management, OPEX and CAPEX Cost Analysis, and Laiason Director for Government Agencies and Military. Effectively worked in multi-vendor environment and having extensive experience dealing with multi-cultural Telecommunications and Powergen vendors such as Nokia Siemens Network, Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, ECI, Huawei, ZTE, Fujitsu, NERA, ZTE, ACISION, Tellabs, EMERSON, Benning, ASCOM, etc.. Possesses strong business acumen, customer focus, teamwork, leadership, creativity and innovation with good decision making skills and personal accountability.