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Member Committees 

Committees are a great way to get involved with Association leadership and direction. We welcome all members to join and support the Board of Directors and the Association strategic actions. Contact Edna Preuss with any questions at

Regulatory Committee

The regulatory committee provides strategic guidance and feedback to the board and management on FBA LATAM Chapter’s regulatory policies, resulting from communications with the regulatory authorities in the Latin America region. The committee participates in discussions with LATAM policy makers, on fiber broadband agendas, pursuing the acceleration of network infrastructure deployments that efficiently bridge the digital divide.

Board Liaison: Eduardo Jedruch, CommScope
Chair: Roberto Falconí, Puntonet

Committee Members

Luis Fernando Leon, STL 

Marketing Committee  

Plans and provides feedback marketing strategies, social media engagement, strengthen conference structure to reinforce expertise in LATAM region, and membership value efforts. 

Board Liaison: Liza Poe, Corning

Committee Members

Edwar Juarez, Fyco Telecom

Luiz Henrique Felchner, Furukawa Electric


Technology Committee

Promotes the awareness and business implications of active systems, passive components, deployment techniques for fiber networks and support operations and training programs.

Board Liaison: Nicanor Ruiz, Senko Advanced Components

Committee Members

Anthony Medeiros, STL 

Xavier Chiron, Furukawa Electric

Operations Committee

Plans and coordinates the operations of training programs (with the support with the Technology Committee), member’s engagement actions and membership value and entity actions in the industry.

Board Liaison: Gustavo Candolo, Prysmian

Committee Members

Fredy Pereira, Fyco Telecom

Javier Valdez, TV Fuego

Leandro Esteban Chalarca, Furukawa Electric