EASTERN SEABOARD (ESB)

Objectives

(a) To promote trade, industry, investment and economic relations between the United Kingdom and Thailand, focused on the Eastern Seaboard/EEC area
(b) To assist BCCT members in the promotion of trade, industry, investment and economic relations between the United Kingdom and Thailand, focused on the Eastern Seaboard/EEC area
(c) To provide advice, ideas, and suggestions for BCCT members’ business interests in the Eastern Seaboard/EEC area, on the EEC project and in the field of trade, industry, insurance, investment and in other related matters and to provide a business forum for members to consult one another
(d) To compile news, information and statistics on the EEC project, trade, industrial and commercial affairs, and on legal and financial matters worthy of interest on the Eastern Seaboard/EEC area, for distribution to members

Events in 2023

  • BCCT Multi-Chamber Eastern Seaboard Networking (Feb)
  • BCCT ESB Networking By the Lake (June)
  • BCCT Multi-Chamber Connecting Eastern Seaboard (Aug)
  • BCCT Eastern Seaboard Networking By the Lake (Sep)
  • BCCT European Chambers Connecting Eastern Seaboard (Oct)
  • BCCT Multi-Chamber Christmas Connecting Eastern Seaboard (Dec)

Events plan in 2024 

  • 16th February 2024 – BCCT Multi-Chamber Connecting Eastern Seaboard
  • 21st March 2024 – BCCT Eastern Seaboard Coffee Morning
  • 5th April 2024 – BCCT Eastern Seaboard Networking by the Lake
  • 24th May 2024 – U-Tapao Airport Visit followed by Ban Chang Networking (To be confirmed)
  • 7th June 2024 – Manufacturing Group Factory Tour on ESB, followed by Networking by the Lake.
  • 16th August 2024 – BCCT Multi-Chamber Connecting Eastern Seaboard
  • 13th December 2024 – BCCT Multi-Chamber Christmas Connecting Eastern Seaboard 

To be confirmed:

  • 2nd Coffee Morning – Amata City
  • Briefing on key issues for young professionals followed by networking at the Pullman
  • Dinner with the British Ambassador

Group Meetings Planned in 2024

  • 3-4 per year held via Zoom or MS Teams or
  • immediately before ESB events (if sufficient numbers and topics to discuss)

Group Members

Member's Name   Organization
Ms. Donna Moolman ChairLucy Electric (Thailand) Limited
Mr. Carl Smith Vice ChairTriumph Motorcycles (Thailand) Limited
Mr. Graham Macdonald Vice ChairMacallan Insurance Broker Co., Ltd.
Mr. Greg Watkins MBE British Chamber of Commerce Thailand
Mr. Andrew McBean Grant Thornton
Mr. Ben Dobbs Alliance Laundry (Thailand) Co.,Ltd.
Mr. Noah Shepherd Shepherd Partnership
Mr. Prabhav Rakhra Salary Hero Co., Ltd.
Mr. Ashleigh Bignall British Learning Centre
Mr. Alex Hayden-Gilbert Silk Legal Co., Ltd.
Mr. Alan McCabe AMATA Corporation Public Company Limited