Meet Our Board

Dr. Harald Link

Chairman of the Board · Member since 1992

Member since 1992 Currently the Chairman of B.Grimm Group of Companies (Amata B.Grimm Power Limited, Amata Power (Bien Hoa) Limited, B.Grimm Power Public Company Limited, Carrier (Thailand) Limited. Dr. Link is also Vice Chairman and Director of Siemens Limited, Carl Zeiss Limited, Hamon B.Grimm Limited, Merck Limited and an Independent Director of Siam City Cement Public Company Limited and True Corporation Public Company Limited. Dr. Link is also a member of The Thai Red Cross and The Royal Bangkok Symphony Orchestra to name a few. An MBA graduate of the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, Dr. Link is also an avid polo player and the President of the Thai Equestrian Association of Thailand.

Khunying Dhipavadee Meksawan

1st Vice Chairman · Member since 2013

Former Minister of the Prime Minister’s Office, Permanent Secretary – Ministry of Culture, Permanent Secretary – Ministry of Information and Communication Technology and Secretary General of the Office of the Civil Service Commission to name a few, Khunying Dhipavadee held many key positions with Thailand’s top government agencies. She has also been instrumental in women’s rights to equality movement and held many positions with noteworthy social organizations – such as Chairwoman of the Council of State, President of the Association for Development of Women in Thailand and Advisory Board member of the Foundation for a Clean and Transparent Thailand. Khunying Dhipavadee received her BA degree in Sociology, San Jose State University, U.S.A., and MA degree in Public Administration, Harvard University, U.S.A.

Dr. Suvaj Siasiriwattana

2nd Vice Chairman · Member since 2010

Currently Deputy Director General, Inspector General – Department of Mental Health – Ministry of Health and Director of Pharmaceutical Organization of Thailand. A graduate with a Doctorate degree from Chiangmai University, Dr. Suvaj is also a Director of Synphaet Hospital Bangkok.

Mr. Dharaphorn Bunnag

Treasurer · Member since 1984

Currently on the Advisory Board of Kriuy Paiboon Company Limited, Mr. Dharaphorn was with Siam Commercial Bank for over 35 years. A graduate from Vachiravudh College and from Heale College, U.S.A. with Accountancy Certification, Mr Dharaphorn is one of the longest serving member of The Princess Mother’s Charity Fund Foundation.

Mrs. Chandra Pitracharti

Member since 1997

Former Director of the Department of Skill Development - Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare, Mrs Pitrachat also served as Deputy Secretary General of the Social Security Office - Ministry of Interior. Having had extensive working experience in the field of Social Welfare and Labor Affairs with the Ministry of Labor, Mrs. Pitrachat is currently on the Advisory Board of the Senior Citizen Association of Thailand and member of Niyomthai Foundation. A graduate from Nottingham University, England with a BA degree in Social Administration and a MS degree in Child Development at Cornell University, U.S.A., Mrs. Pitrachat also served as a member and treasurer for Rajaprajanugroh Foundation under Royal Patronage and board member of the Foundation of Distance Education via Satellite.

Mrs. Doris Wibunsin

Member since 1997

Mrs. Wibunsin was the founder and director of two reputable training institutions in Thailand - The Thailand Training Network and NTU Thailand. A graduate from University of Miami, U.S.A with a BA degree in Government and German Language, and a MA degree from University of Pittsburgh, U.S.A. in General Linguistics, Mrs. Wibunsin currently is a member of the John F. Kennedy Foundation of Thailand for Thai-American Friendship and founding member og the Thai/TESOL Association. With expertise in linguistics, Mrs. Wibunsin was member of the University Council, Webster University (Thailand) and a member of the Royal Society Committees on Translation Guidelines for English, Dutch, Portuguese and Fillipino: Romanization of Thai Noi, Thai Tham Isarn and Thai Songs to name a few.

Police Major Thainchai Iamrucksa

Member since 2010

Former Deputy Director of the Border Patrol Police Unit and Board Member of the Pensionary Funds, Police Major Thainchai serves currently as a Board Member of the Association of the Border Patrol Police Unit, Board Member of the Support Foundation for the Border Patrol Police Units and Families under the Royal Patronage.

Mrs. Chadatip Chutrakul

Member since 2010

Currently serves as Chief Executive Officer, Director of Siam Piwat Company Limited, Managing Director of Siam Paragon, Siam Center, Siam Discovery and Icon Siam; and Board Member of Seri Center Management Company Limited. Mrs Chutrakul is also a Board Member of the BACC Foundation and on the Advisory Board of the Support Foundation of the Handicap under Royal Patronage.

Dr. Wilaiporn Khamwongse

Member since 2010

A former recipient of The Princess Mother’s Charity Fund Scholarship who received scholarship for her BA degree in Nursing at Boromarajonani College of Nursing, Thailand and a scholarship for her MS in Adult Primary Healthcare and Psychiatric Nursing at Simmons College, Boston, MA, U.S.A. Mrs. Khamwongse, who also received her Phd in Nursing from Boston College, MA, U.S.A. is currently Assistant Director of Nursing Learning and Development Department at Boromarajonani College of Nursing.

Mrs. Anchana Lohaburananont

Member since 2014

Currently a Managing Director at B.Grimm Trading Corporation Limited and has been with B. Grimm Group of Companies for 27 years. Mrs. Lohaburananont earned her B ENG -IE degree at Chulalongkorn University, Thailand and her MBA at Thamasart University, Thailand

Mrs. Puangpet Boonsai

Executive Secretary · Member since 1997

A former Managing Director of B. Grimm Trading Corporation Limited and B Grimm Green Power Company Limited, Mrs. Boonsai was with B. Grimm Group of Companies for 27 years. She is currently Chairperson for Ransit Home for the Handicap and member of Siriwattana Cheshire Foundation (since 1992). She earned her BA degree from Thamasart University, Thailand and MA degree from Long Island University, New York, USA.

Mrs. Vanasobhin Kasemsri na Ayudhaya

Assistant Executive Secretary · Member since 2018

Currently Executive Assistant to Chairman’s Office of B.Grimm, Mrs. Kasemsri graduated with a BA degree in International Relations from Simmons College, U.S.A. and MA degree in Hotel and Tourism Management from New School of Social Research, U.S.A. Mrs Kasemsri previously worked at HSBC Thailand and volunteered for BAMBI Bangkok Mothers and Babies International.