YOUNG PROFESSIONALS

Objectives: The BCCT Young Professional's primary aim is to give younger members of the Chamber, who are the managers, CEOs and key decision makers of the future, an opportunity to engage with the wider business community in ways that appeal directly to them. The YP committee organises events each year that focus on how young professionals can grow their business connections, share their experiences, and develop their careers and professional skills in an open and unprejudiced environment. 

Activities in 2023:

• March - Networking
• June – Speak to Succeed: Mastering the Art of Persuasion
• July – Mastering the Art of Leadership with Honeywell, Colgate-Palmolive, and Silkspan
• August – YP Extra with AmCham: Tee-Up and Connect at Topgolf
• October – YP with AmCham: AI and Leadership with the MD of Microsoft and Meta 
• November – Inter-Chamber YP – Networking on the River
• December – YP x Digital Technology – Data Centre Site Visit

Events Planned in 2024

• Q2 – Panel discussion and networking with the World Economic Forum’s Global Shapers
• Q2 – Mastering the Art of Creativity with CIOs
• Q3 – Crisis Communication with Chief Communications Manager
• Q3 – Potential collaboration with ESB WG for a Lessons in Leadership event in Pattaya
• Q4 – Potential collaboration with Advocacy WG for Young Leadership Diary event, with speakers from the government/MPs from different parties

Group Members

Member's Name   Organization
Mr. Navarerk Kaewphakdee ChairBank of America, N.A.
Mr. Kieran Taylor PKF in Thailand
Ms. Pinyapa Somphong TWLS Company Limited
Ada Suhansa Jarurattana TWLS Company Limited
Mr. Russell Watts Move Ahead Media Co., Ltd.
Mr. Jakkrist Kaewmahapinyo Pacific Prime Consultant Ltd