Miguel Fernandez S.

Chief Executive Officer of Transtelco | Director since 2018
Miguel Fernandez S. is a business and community leader active in both the United States and Mexico. He serves as CEO of Transtelco, a multinational telecommunications infrastructure company he co-founded in 2001. Transtelco provides digital infrastructure services to Fortune 1000 companies, including other telecommunications and cable operators, over a fiber-optic network that spans more than 22,000 route miles.
Mr. Fernandez’s professional activities focus on areas of telecommunications, finance, and real estate. At Transtelco, he oversees the execution and implementation of the company’s strategic goals and objectives, including overall budgets, mergers, and acquisitions.
A native of the Paso del Norte region, Mr. Fernandez is involved with many community groups and non-profit organizations. He was instrumental in the movement to establish a children’s museum in El Paso. He is a member of Borderplex Alliance, an El Paso-based bi-national economic development organization and serves on the board of managers of University Medical Center.
Mr. Fernandez earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in finance from the University of Texas at El Paso in 1998. Mr. Fernandez has been a director of WestStar Bank since 2018.