Tom Fernandez
Co-Founder and Secretary
After 23 years with Procter & Gamble, Tom has left to pursue the American dream of being an entrepreneur.  He left P&G as Associate Director of Purchases, Capability, and Strategy.  He joined P&G in 1989 in Purchases and has held positions of increasing responsibility in External Manufacturing, Chemicals, New Business Development, and Business Services. This includes his last two positions, where he was the first leader of P&G’s over $1 billion Global Energy Strategy and P&G Purchases Acquisition and Divestiture efforts. Tom has been active in Organizational Development at P&G since 1989, including a broadening assignment as Recruiting Manager of Product Supply, where he had oversight to hire over 600 for P&G’s Engineering, Manufacturing, Customer Service and Logistics needs. In 2007, Tom co-founded SASE to help Asian heritage scientists and engineers achieve their full career potential. Tom has served on the SASE Board of Directors as Secretary since 2007.