Sasin MBA 1997
Country Head/Chief Representative,
Myanmar, Standard Chartered Bank
After graduating from Sasin, Tina’s career has taken her from consulting (Bain & Company) to telecoms (True) to the banking industry, and from Thailand, to Singapore and now to Myanmar. Having served as the Senior Corporate Affairs with Standard Chartered Bank Thailand, she moved to Singapore in 2008 and led the Business Planning team before becoming Chief of Staff to the CEO. In 2013, Tina assumed the role of Country Head/Chief Representative for Standard Chartered Bank’s growing business in Myanmar.
Sasin Executive MBA 2000
Chief Human Resources Officer,
Asia Pacific,Marriott International
Regan began his career as a Training Manager with Sheraton Hotels in Thailand, before joining the Royal Garden Resort Group, part of Minor International, as Group Human Resources Development Director.
In 2000, he became Director of Human Resources of the JW Marriott Hotel Bangkok, and in 2004, took on the position of Area Director of Human Resources for all of Asia (excluding China). He served as Regional Vice President of Human Resources for Marriott Asia Pacific for three years before moving to the United States to work at Marriott headquarters in Maryland as Senior Director of Program Management. Regan returned to Hong Kong in early 2012 as Vice President of Human Resources Operations, and became Chief Human Resources Officer, Asia Pacific, in early 2013.
Sasin Executive MBA 2001
CEO, Retailigence Inc.
Jeremy Geiger has more than 20 years of aggressive start-up and business development experience in the technology industry. He is a 7-time Founder and 5-time CEO of new companies & international subsidiaries and has helped generate more than $50 million of new revenue & 100’s of signed B2B customer & partner contracts. Based in Palo Alto, California, he is currently CEO of Retailigence, a leading online-to-offline (O2O) marketing platform for driving in-store product sales.
Sasin Executive MBA 2011
Deputy Managing Director, Nanmeebooks
Kim Chongsatitwatana joined her family business, Nanmeebooks, after graduating from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Engineering. As she moved into more of a leadership role in her company, she decided that she needed to find some new ideas and new ways of dealing with change and with people. So she enrolled in Sasin’s Executive MBA program in 2011, and is now the Deputy Managing Director of Nanmeebooks, as well as the Managing Director of Nanmeebooks Innovation Institute. She is also a Board member of a number of education foundations, and is a columnist for Prachachart and Krungthep Turakit newspapers.
Aung Kyaw Moe
Sasin Executive MBA 2006
Founder and Group CEO, 2C2P
Founder and CEO, SinaptIQ
When Aung Kyaw Moe first came to Thailand from his native Myanmar many years ago, he opened a small programming company in a 20 square meter, windowless office. He impressed a Thai bank by creating the first version of a “Cardholder Authentication Application (ACS)” within six weeks. It complied with industry standard 3D Secure protocols for online payment transactions, and now 85% of the banks in Thailand use this software. Building on this initial success, he founded his second company, 2C2P Pte Ltd. in 2007. 2C2P provides a suite of next-generation e-commerce and m-commerce payment processing solutions along with alternative cash payment collection services. It is one of only a handful of companies worldwide that comply with the highest industry standards including the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCIDSS) Level 1. 2C2P has seen tremendous growth in the past 5 years and is currently one of the leading payment processing companies in Southeast Asia.
Sasin Executive MBA 2009
Founder, CEO of WashBox24
Prior to entering Sasinís Executive MBA program in 2009, Nithipont ìBondî Thaiyanurak had worked in consulting (KPMG) and retail (Tesco-Lotus), but he always knew that he wanted to run his own business. While having a beer with his fellow students one evening, he told them about an idea for a business model that he had, and his search for the right product or service. They suggested laundry, and with that, WashBox24 was born. First launched in May 2013, WashBox24 is Bangkokís first 24/7 laundry store that allows customers to drop off their laundry or dry cleaning any time of the day or night, track the progress of their items, and pick up their clothes whenever convenient for them. WashBox24 won 1st Prize in the 2014 Seedstars Bangkok, a global startup competition for emerging markets.
Sasin MBA 2001
Head of Marketing Hasbro (Thailand)
After moving to Thailand from his native Laos in 2000, Ponsinh Boutkaska has had a career that spans a number of industries. After graduating from Sasin in 2002, he became Regional Brand Manager for Unilever, before moving to DKSH, where he served as Executive Marketing Manager for Levi’s Thailand. In 2012, he joined Major Cineplex as Marketing Director, and is now the Head of Marketing for Hasbro Thailand.
Sasin Executive MBA 2001
CEO, PIC Group Inc. (Marubeni Group)
Akihisa Tomioka became CEO of PIC Group Inc., based in Atlanta Georgia, in 2008. He has over 20 years of experience in the power business including EPC and IPP business. Throughout his career with Marubeni, he has been involved in numerous EPC contracts including large conventional coal-fired power plants, large combined cycle power plants, hydro-electric power plants, high voltage transmission and distribution projects, geo-thermal power plants, coal fired power plants using CFB technology, and FGD retrofit projects; mainly in Southeast Asia and Australia.
Sasin Executive MBA 2012
Executive Coach, Founder C&E Coaching Ltd.
In the past 20 years, Gregor has held senior management and executive positions on a global scale and lived and worked in more than 35 countries. During his time at Sasin he built the foundations and operations for a European global player in SE Asia, including a hub office in Singapore. Gregor has extensive experience in general management, turnaround, change management, consulting, business development and hands-on-practice across 5 continents. After completing the Executive MBA at Sasin, he established the company C&E Coaching Ltd with his partners. The company focuses on Executive Coaching, Team Coaching, Cross-Cultural Training and Leadership Development Workshops in SE Asia and APAC.