Thai Bourse Announces Organization Restructuring

20/12/2012

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) announces an organization restructuring to boost its strength and competitiveness, reinforcing the Exchange’s commitment to match the right financial opportunities for investors and cope with competition on the regional and international stages, effective from January, 2013.

SET President Charamporn Jotikasthira, said: “SET’s board today approved the new structure in order to create continuity of management, as some executives will retire or end their contracts in 2012. To boost its strength and fulfill its commitment to match the right financial opportunities for investors and businesses, SET has prepared these executives to take new key roles, as follows:

  1. Pakorn Peetathawatchai, Executive Vice President, will oversee Corporate Strategy & Finance unit, as well as the Capital Market Research Institute. He is currently Chief Marketing Officer.
  2. Bordin Unakul, Executive Vice President, will take care of Corporate Service unit and also Industry Development unit of the Capital Market Development Fund.
  3. Kesara Manchusree will be promoted to be Executive Vice President. Her role will be to steer market unit.
  4. Chanisa Chutipat, Senior Vice President, will oversee the Market Operation unit, replacing retiring Nongram Wongwanich.

Kesara is a talented and skillful executive with long experience in the capital market, both for equity and futures products. She has been Thailand’s Futures Exchange’s (TFEX) Managing Director since it was established, and TFEX has drawn increasing interest from investors. Her promotion shows that we emphasize supporting the career growth of staff, while the restructuring assigns new roles to SET’s existing top management in order to drive SET to achieve its targets, meeting demands from investors and business and supporting the capital market,” Charamporn added.