Tony Fernandes

Tony Fernandes

Tony Fernandes has been the Group Chief Executive Officer of AirAsia since co-founding the airline in 2001. His career started in 1987 as the Financial Controller at Virgin Communications London before moving on to be a Senior Financial Analyst at Warner Music International London in 1989. He moved through the ranks of Managing Director at Warner Music Malaysia, Regional Managing Director, Asean and Vice-president, Asean at Warner Music South East Asia until 2001. Mr. Fernandes has received numerous awards as well as accolades from international press and industry observers.