Thailand


“All companies have to think strategy now”


“All companies have to think strategy now”

May 2016

Banthoon Lamsam, chairman and chief executive of Kasikornbank, shares how employee-centred strategies and digitisation is keeping one of Thailand’s largest banks upbeat as it regionalise its operation in an ASEAN economy. If you do not see the video already displayed below, please select the alternative sites from the tabs here: Watch Video Access Audio Here […]


“Promoting SMEs and getting Thailand out of the middle-income trap are my priorities”


“Promoting SMEs and getting Thailand out of the middle-income trap are my priorities”

February 2016

Kiatchai Sophastienphong, Thailand’s vice minister of finance, talks about his immediate national economic priorities under the new government, which includes relocating high-value industries to Thailand. If you do not see the video already displayed below, please select the alternative sites from the tabs here: Watch Video Access Audio Here is the transcript of the video. […]


“The same culture creates power in the organisation.”


“The same culture creates power in the organisation.”

August 2015

Boontuck Wungcharoen, CEO of TMB Bank, who led the transformation of the bank into a leading innovator in the transaction banking business in the country discusses what it means to be a leader, a change agent and making a difference in the banking community. If you do not see the video already displayed below, please […]


“The best way to manage change is: You lead the change.  If someone else leads the change, you have more pain.”


“The best way to manage change is: You lead the change. If someone else leads the change, you have more pain.”

August 2015

In this on-stage conversation with Boontuck Wungcharoen, CEO of TMB Bank and chairman of Thai Bankers’ Association, at a conference organised by SWIFT, he discusses the agenda for transforming the Thai banking community to respond to new challenges coming from technology and innovation. Khun Boontuck gives his insight on the priorities that the Thai Bankers’ […]


“Bangkok bank president Chartsiri on leadership and maintaining business relevance”


“Bangkok bank president Chartsiri on leadership and maintaining business relevance”

July 2009

Conversation with Chartsiri Sophonpanich, president and CEO, Bangkok Bank on leadership and maintaining business relevance.
The value of customers – on leadership – nurturing quality -personnel and customers – decision making – consensus building


“Thailand’s banks are sound and able to ride the current crisis”


“Thailand’s banks are sound and able to ride the current crisis”

July 2009

Conversation with Chartsiri Sophonpanich, president and CEO, Bangkok Bank on why Thailand’s banks are sound and able to ride the current crisis.
Performance and outlook – NPL – shifting the funding structure – strong capitalisation – Thailand’s economy exploring new models for regional growth – consolidation of Thai banks