Under inspirational leadership, our team of talented professionals has successfully ensured fast paced organic growth in a highly competitive industry through continuous globalisation and diversification, leveraging our deep expertise, robust proprietary technology platforms and strategic partnerships.
With a vast experience in banking, Diogo was until 2001 deeply involved in the strategic development of leading Portuguese banks, working closely with renowned bankers and distinguished business consultants in major transformational projects, including restructuring (commercial, IT, etc.), innovation (i.e. phone as banking channel), internationalisation and M&A. In 2002, Diogo co‑founded TIMWETECH and became CEO. Recognised as a successful entrepreneur, Diogo was named one of the 50 Mobile Entertainment global leaders in 2009 and won the INSEAD Entrepreneurship Award 2009/2010. Diogo has an MBA from Universidade Nova de Lisboa, the leading business school in Portugal.
António joined TIMWETECH as CFO in 2008 and is currently a member of our Executive Committee, as Deputy CEO. He has a solid background in telecommunications, having spent part of his career in Portugal Telecom, where he held various positions from 2001 until 2008. First, he performed strategy and business development and, later, he became the Finance Director of Portugal Telecom subsidiaries, responsible for finance, administrative, planning and quality control and assurance functions. Following that, he assumed the operational management of commercial operations and client retention. Additionally, António was a Board Member of PT Contact Cabo Verde. António has a management degree from Católica-Lisbon, School of Business and Economics.
Paulo has vast experience and deep knowledge in Software Development, Digital Services and Telecommunication Industry. He has worked in various companies in the segment, such as Sinfic and General Electric IT Solutions, where he was responsible for the implementation of process reengineering, workflow and document management projects, among other management activities. In addition, he was the co-founder of Movensis, a pioneer company in the Mobile Solutions area. He has worked at TIMWETECH since 2003, where he has performed different roles on Operations, IT and R&D, Product Innovation and Development. Paulo has a degree in Information Management from Minho University.
Marta has an extensive and diversified career. Prior to TIMWETECH, she worked for Procter & Gamble, for 20 years, where she performed different roles, from Finance to Brand Operations. More recently, she was P&G’s Portugal Director of External Relations, Brand Operations, Shopper Marketing and Marketing Purchases. Marta has a degree in Business Administration from the Catholic University of Portugal, in Lisbon.
Alexandre Fernandes, graduated in Computer Engineering at IST Lisbon, is an executive with a demonstrated international history of working in the Telco industry and Digital Transformation.
A strong professional skilled in Mobile Applications, Value-Added Services (VAS), Billing Systems, Product Management, and Telecommunications, he has joined TIMWETECH as VP Europe, after more than 20 years of a large experience in this market.
João Antunes is an experienced HR leader with a diverse background, supporting and working closely with the business to achieve strategic goals through people. He started his career in the financial/insurance sector, moved into technological/consulting firms and has also had the opportunity to work in the agribusiness, industrial and FMCG sectors, managing HR operational areas and HR transformation initiatives in complex business contexts across the world. Currently, he is the Chief Human Resources Officer of TIMWETECH.
VP LATIN AMERICA
Demetrio is an experienced professional with a broad international exposure and successful track-record in driving market performance, both as a consultant and executive, in several industries (with focus in Telco and Media).
In his 25-year career, Demetrio has addressed most of the critical aspects to companies’ performance, from strategic planning and turnarounds to organisation restructuring, value proposition definition, business efficiency, and change management. Prior to joining TIMWETECH in 2016 as Managing Director in Brazil, Demetrio worked at Value Partners and McKinsey. Demetrio holds an MBA from INSEAD, Fontainebleau (France) and a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Bocconi University, Milan (Italy).
VP MIDDLE EAST
Vikas has been responsible for TIMWETECH’s Middle East & North African operations for 10 years. Prior to TIMWETECH, he has had a diversified experience across Telecom, IT, Consumer Electronics & Engineering industries, holding positions of management & leadership. Apart from the Middle East, he has worked in other geographies including India and Australia. Vikas holds an MBA from Graduate School of Management, University of Western Australia, Perth and an Electronic & Electrical Engineering degree from National Institute of Technology, Calicut, India.
Romuald is responsible for TIMWETECH’s Asia Pacific operations, which he started 9 years ago. Prior to TIMWETECH, he gained experience across a variety of Telecom and IT segments, working his way up to positions of management & leadership. Apart from Asia Pacific, he has worked in other geographies including India, Japan and USA. Romuald holds an MBA from Malaysian Multimedia University and an Electronics, Telecommunications & Computer Engineering degree from University of Bradford, UK.