Thongchat Hongladarom

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Thongchat Hongladarom (born 1937) is Chairman of the Board and Independent Director of Samart Corporation PCL.


Thongchat Hongladarom received a Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering from Chulalongkorn University, Thailand and a Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering from Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand. He graduated as Ph.D. in Civil Engineering at Northwestern University in Illinois, United States. [1]

Chulalongkorn University Public and autonomous research university in Bangkok, Thailand

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He is Chairman of the Board and Independent Director of Samart Corporation PCL since 13 March 2008 and also Chairman of its Nominating and Remuneration Committees and a member of the Audit Committee. He also serves on the boards of several companies, including Thai Industrial Gas PCL as Chairman of the Board and Sahaviriya Steel Industry PCL. [1] He is Advisor to PTT Chemical PCL, whose first governor he was, when it was still a state enterprise.

PTT Public Company Limited other organization in Bangkok, Thailand

PTT Public Company Limited or simply PTT is a Thai state-owned SET-listed oil and gas company. Formerly known as the Petroleum Authority of Thailand, it owns extensive submarine gas pipelines in the Gulf of Thailand, a network of LPG terminals throughout the kingdom, and is involved in electricity generation, petrochemical products, oil and gas exploration and production, and gasoline retailing businesses.

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