updated : 19-Jul-2014
Hoontrakul Family

Dr. Pongsak Hoontrakul is the eldest son of Khun Somsak. He received a Doctoral degree in Business Administration in the Finance Thammasat University, a Master in Business Administration from Sasin Institute, Chulalongkorn University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial and System Engineering at San Jose State University, USA.

Dr. Pongsak Hoontrakul has retired and is now writing a book – “Asia in Transformation” – which publishes at the end of 2014. He was a Senior Research Fellow at Sasin of Chulalongkorn University, Thailand and a Member of International Advisory Council of the Schulich School of Business, York University, Toronto, Canada.

In Business, he has been a Non Executive Director of UOL Group Ltd., since May 2008. Previous, he was appointed Independent Director of United Overseas Bank (Thai) Public Company Limited and a Director of UOB Radanasin Bank Public Co. Ltd. until May 12, 2005 and Director of A2Z Professional Travel Ltd.

He was the recipient of the Best Research Paper Award for ASEAN Scholars at the annual Asia Pacific Finance Association in 2001.

Khun Nontana

Khun Nontana is the youngest daughter of Khun Pisit Thanabatchai. Ms Nontana Thanabutchai obtained a Higher Diploma in Business Administration, Hammersmith & West London College, England, and a Mini MBA in Business Administration, Faculty of Commerce and Accountancy, Thammasart University, Thailand.

She is now managing the family’s own land bank. She has now taken interests in real estate development. She was the Managing Director of A2Z Professional Travel until 2008.