Ernest Cu is currently the President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Global Telecom. He has over two decades of technology, general management and business development experience spanning multi-country operations. Prior to joining Global Telecom, he was the President and Chief Executive Officer of SPI Technologies. He has also held several key executive positions for Crestec Los Angeles, including Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and has also served as Executive with Bank of America as well as Chairman of eTelecare International.
Ernest is also a member of the Advisory Board of Kubera Partners, LLC, an Independent Director of SPI, STI Education Systems Holdings, Inc. and Digital Media Exchange, Inc. He also serves as Board Member of Kickstart Ventures and has served as a Director of Maybank ATR Kim Eng Financial Corporation and Digital Media Exchange, Inc. He is a Trustee of the International School Manila.
Ernest was the recipient of the 2003 Ernst & Young “Entrepreneur of the Year” award for the “Information and Communications Technology” category for the Philippines.
Ernest holds an MBA from Northwestern University’s, Kellogg School of Management, Illinois and a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Management Engineering from De La Salle University in Manila.