M&A; banking & finance; privatisations; infrastructure and utilities; telecommunications and mass media
Alex Erlito S Fider graduated from the University of the Philippines with degrees in economics and law. He was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 1985 and has been practising law since then. He undertook specialized courses in strategic business economics in the country and corporate governance in Australia.
His legal experience spans almost 33 years of participation in corporate transactions and projects that involved legal counselling on Philippine law, including legal advice on the appropriate transaction structure, crafting of documents, legal diligence audit, and other corporate legal work in corporate acquisitions and investments, joint ventures, privatizations, corporate finance, divestments and restructuring. He has been working closely for several years with companies engaged in public infrastructure and utilities, telecommunications and mass media.
Fider is a director and/or corporate secretary of several Philippine corporations, including Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation, Metro Pacific Tollways Development Corporation, Manila North Tollways Corporation, Tollways Management Corporation, Maynilad Water Services, Inc, Roxas Holdings Inc, Smart Communications, Inc, Voyager Inc.
He is a member of the Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines (FINEX) and the Institute of Corporate Directors of which he is a fellow. He is a member of the board of trustees of non-profit organizations like the Metropolitan-Manila Cathedral Basilica Foundation and TV-5 Alagang Kapatid Foundation.