ENTH

Executive Committee

  • Mr. Prasert Bunsumpun
  • Mr. Chalermchai Mahagitsiri
  • Mr. Jean Paul Thevenin
  • Mr. Jitender Pal Verma
Mr. Prasert Bunsumpun
Chairman of the Board
Chairman of Executive Committee

Mr. Prasert Bunsumpun serves as Chairman of IRPC Plc., PTT Global Chemical Plc., and Thai Lube Base Plc. He holds directorships at Krung Thai Bank Plc. and Shin Corporation Plc. He also is Chairman of Mermaid Maritime Plc., and the Thailand Business Council for Sustainable Development (TBCSD). He was President and CEO of PTT Plc., Chairman of PTT Exploration and Production Plc., Chairman of PTT Chemical Plc., PTT Aromatic and Refinery Plc., Thai Oil Plc., and Bang Chak Petroleum Plc.

Mr. Bunsumpun holds a M.B.A. from Utah State University, U.S.A., a B.Eng. in Civil Engineering from Chulalongkorn University. He received Honorary Doctoral in Engineering from Chulalongkorn University, Honorary Doctoral in Management from National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA), Honorary Doctoral in Management Science from Petchaburi Rajabhat University, Honorary Doctoral in Management from Mahasarakarm University, Honorary Doctoral in Social Innovation Management, Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University, and a Certificate in Advanced Management Program (AMP 155) from Harvard Business School, USA., Mr. Bunsumpun completed the Director Accreditation Program (DAP 26/2004) in 2004 and the Role of Chairman Program (RCP 28/2012) in 2012 by the Thai Institute of Directors Association (IOD).

Mr. Jean Paul Thevenin
Director / Member of Executive Committee

Mr. Jean Paul Thevenin was appointed as director since January 2014. He also serves as a Director of Mermaid Maritime Plc. He was the former Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Thainox Stainless Plc., a stainless steel manufacturer in Thailand, which he was in charge of building and managing from 1991 to 2010. He had also served as President of the Franco-Thai Chamber of Commerce in Thailand from 1998 to 2004.

Mr. Thevenin holds a Ph.D. in Metallurgy from Orsay University in France. He also obtained an honorary Ph.D. from King Mongkut Institute of Technology in Thailand, as well as was awarded a National Order of Merit (French Decoration). He has produced many publications in the field of steel and steel industry.

Mr. Chia Wan Huat Joseph
Director
Member of Executive Committee
Member of Corporate Governance Committee

Mr. Chia serves as a Senior Executive Vice President at PM Group Company Limited. He is also Director of Mermaid Maritime Plc. and Unique Mining Services Plc. From 2005 to 2011, he was the Senior Executive Vice President of Structured Finance Group for Advance Finance Plc. He was responsible for financial advisory business focused on steel, mining, paper, and energy companies in Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. Mr. Chia holds a Masterís Degree (EMBA) from Sasin Graduate School of Business Chulalongkorn University in a joint program with Kellogg Graduate School of Management of Northwestern University, USA. In 2012, he completed the Directors Certification Program (DCP 165/2012) by the Thai Institute of Directors Association.

Mr. Chalermchai Mahagitsiri
President & Chief Executive Officer
Member of Executive Committee
Member of Risk Management Committee

Mr. Chalermchai Mahagitsiri was appointed as director since January 2012. He serves as Chief Executive Officer of PM Group Co., Ltd. which is a holding company of Mr. Prayudh Mahagitsiri family, Executive Vice Chairman of Mermaid Maritime Plc., and director of Unique Mining Services Plc. He also serves as Director of Quality Coffee Products Co., Ltd. which is partnering with Nestle SA Switzerland to produce Nescafe. He also serves as Vice Chairman of Posco-Thainox Public Co., Ltd. and Thai Film Industries Plc., and Managing Director of Lakewood Country Club Co., Ltd. Mr. Mahagitsiri holds a M.S. in Finance from Boston University and a B.S. in Finance from Suffolk University, both in USA. Mr. Mahagitsiri completed the Director Accreditation Program (DAP 30/2004) in 2004 and the Directors Certification Program (DCP 53/2005) in 2005 by the Thai Institute of Directors Association.

Mr. Jitender Pal Verma
Director
Senior Executive Vice President and Group CFO
Member of Executive Committee
Member of Risk Management Committee
Member of Investment Committee
Member of Corporate Governance Committee

Mr. Verma brings with him diversified international business experience of more than 25 years in various fields of FMCG food, retail, electronics, metal, manufacturing and real estate development sector. He has lived and worked in four different countries at Senior to Board level leadership positions in finance and operations. His most recent role was Executive Director of Finance at Jindal Stainless Limited.

Prior to that, he served as CFO and Acting Managing Director to many companies such as Thainox Stainless PLC (now POSCO Thainox Public Company Limited), 'Dole Food Inc.' and 'Seagate Technologies.

Mr. Verma holds a Bachelor Degree in Commerce, is a Fellow Chartered Accountant (FCA) and has also completed the Director Certification Program No. 78/2006 from the Thai Institute of Directors Association (IOD), and Diploma Examination, Class 49/2016 fromThai Institute of Directors Association (IOD).