Board of Trustees

Asian Institute of Technology
THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES

(AIT Bye-laws)

Chairperson

H.E. Dr. Subin PinkayanFormer Minister of Foreign Affairs of Thailand

Vice Chairpersons

Dr. John D. NelsonProfessor Emeritus, Colorado State University, & Former CEO, Engineering Analytics, Inc., USA
Dr. Anat ArbhabiramaChairman of Management Committee, Bangkok Mass Transit System Public Co. Ltd., Thailand
Dr. Prasan TrairatvorakulFormer Governor of the Bank of Thailand

Board Members

H.E. Mr. Md. Nazmul QuaunineAmbassador of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to Thailand
H.E. Mr. Ouk SorphornAmbassador of Cambodia to Thailand
H.E. Ms. Donica PottieAmbassador of Canada to Thailand
H.E. Mr. Lyu JianAmbassador of the People’s Republic of China to Thailand
H.E. Mr. Jacques LapougeAmbassador of France to Thailand
H.E. Ms. Suchitra DuraiAmbassador of India to Thailand
H.E. Mr. Ahmad RusdiAmbassador of the Republic of Indonesia to Thailand
H.E. Mr. Lee Wook-heonAmbassador of Republic of Korea to Thailand
H.E. Mr. Seng SoukhathivongAmbassador of The Lao People’s Democratic Republic to Thailand
H.E. Dato’ Jojie M C SamuelAmbassador of Malaysia to Thailand
H.E. Mr. Ganesh Prasad DhakalAmbassador of Nepal to Thailand
H.E. Mr.Asim Iftikhar AhmadAmbassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to Thailand
H.E. Mrs. Mary Jo A. Bernado-AragonAmbassador of the Philippines to Thailand
H.E. Mrs. Samantha Jayasuriya Ambassador of Sri Lanka to Thailand
H.E. Mr. Nguyen Hai BangAmbassador of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to Thailand
Dr. Li QingDeputy Secretary-General, China Scholarship Council (CSC)
Mr. Thani ThongphakdiDeputy Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Thailand
Assoc. Prof. Soranit SiltharmPermanent Secretary, Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Research and Innovation (MHESI), Thailand
Dr. Sumate YamnoonFormer-Secretary General, Office of Higher Education Council, Thailand
*Dr. Suphat ChampatongSecretary General, Office of the Higher Education Commission of Thailand
Prof. Bundhit Eua-arpornPresident of Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Assoc. Prof. Gasinee WitoonchartRector, Thammasat University, Thailand
Assoc. Prof. Kraiwood KiattikomolAdvisor, King Mongkhut’s University of Thailand Thonburi, Thailand
Mr. Chaiwat KovavisarachCEO, President & Director, Bangchak Corporation Public Company Ltd., Thailand
Dr. Bindu LohaniFormer Vice President, ADB, Knowledge Management & Sustainable Development
Dr. Za-Chieh MohChairman of the Board, MAA Group Consulting Engineers
Mr. Noritada MoritaFormer Director, Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Prof. Ricardo P. PamaSecretary General, Assoc. of Univ. of Asia & the Pacific (AUAP), & Former Vice President, AIT
Dr. Yanyong PhataralaohaManaging Director, Thai Pipe Industry Co. Ltd., Thailand

Ex-officio Members

Dr. Eden Y WoonPresident, AIT
Ms. Maria Fe Nuestro FerriolsPresident, AIT Alumni Association (AITAA)

Observers

H.E. Mr. Shiro SadoshimaAmbassador of Japan to Thailand
H.E. Mr. Pirkka TapiolaAmbassador and Head, Delegation of the European Union to Thailand

Ex-officio Participants

Professor Deepak SharmaVice President for Academic Affairs, AIT
Dr. Naveed AnwarVice President for Knowledge Transfer, AIT
Mr. Russell ReinVice President for Administration, AIT
Dr. P Abdul SalamChairman, Academic Senate, AIT
Professor Pennung WarnitchaiFaculty Representative, AIT
Mr. Wanchai SophonsakulratStaff Representative, AIT
Mr. Natthanan PromsukPresident, Student Union, AIT

Secretariat

Mr. Karma RanaInstitute Secretary, AIT
Mrs. Namita SravatAcademic Affairs Officer, AIT
Ms. Rungnapar Sa-NgounpeoukAdministrative Assistant, AIT

As of 25 July 2019