Vietnamese Professionals of Hawaii

Founded in 2011, the Vietnamese Professionals of Hawaii strive to empower the Vietnamese community in Hawaii.

BoD - Phi Nguyen


Phi is the owner and executive manager of TDC International, a local IT consulting firm based on Oahu for the last 14 years.  The firm was ranked #7 in 2006 and #12 in 2007 on Hawaii’s Top 40 Fastest Company list.  He has also been a supporter of the local IT community in Hawaii by serving on the board of directors of The Association of Information Technology Professionals – Honolulu Branch and as its President for 2 years.       

Prior to starting TDC, Phi has been working in the IT industry in a variety of capacity from hardware and software consultant to Southern Europe Sales & Marketing manager. His years in IT has spanned over 20 years.  Phi received his BS degree in General Engineering and minor in Marketing from The University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana).  He has lived and worked on 3 continents – North America, Europe and Asia.   

Born in Vietnam and living in Hawaii for the last 15 years, Phi is a proud supporter of our local Vietnamese community.  He has been a member of VPH since its inception and his daughter attended the Vietnamese language school at McKinley High School.  He believes that by empowering the Vietnamese community, we are also making Hawaii, as a whole, a better place to live and work.  His aspiration through VPH is to provide ongoing efforts to educate our youths and to support our fellow professionals to achieve higher level of success.