After there was news from the program that Stock Exchange of Thailand Revealed that PTT Public Company Limited (PTT) has resolved to appoint Dr. Prasert Sinsukprasert Director is the chairman of the board. It will be effective from November 16, 2023 and will be presented to the State Enterprise Policy Committee for consideration and approval in accordance with the guidelines followed in accordance with the resolution of the State Enterprise Policy Committee in the meeting No. 1/2015.
For the history of the new PTT Board Chairman, the news team “Daily News Online” I have been interviewed about my educational and working life. Previously, Dr. Prasert had just become the permanent secretary of the Ministry of Energy. and has been considered a child of the Ministry of Energy since the beginning First time in government service at the Department of Energy Development and Promotion which is currently Department of Alternative Energy Development and Energy Efficiency since 1998 and has gradually grown in government positions and has held important positions in many agencies under the Ministry of Energy as follows
Director of the Department of Development Planning Division, Director of the International Cooperation Office Office of the Permanent Secretary, Deputy Director of the Energy Policy and Planning Office, Inspector General, Deputy Permanent Secretary and Director General of the Energy Policy and Planning Office are the last positions. Before being appointed Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Energy
Over the past 25 years, Dr. Prasert has created works There have been many notable successes, such as the establishment of a revolving fund. for energy conservation Push forward policies to increase competition in the natural gas business. Initiating a cross-border electricity trading project Laos-Thailand-Malaysia-Singapore Community power plant pilot project for the grassroots economy As well as pushing for building design and construction standards for energy conservation (Building Energy Code) until it comes into effect. Earlier this year and many others, Dr. Prasert is considered a talented person. It is widely accepted in the energy industry. both domestically and abroad He is a person of principles and has creative ideas. Straightforward, not minuscule Even though he is an academic, he emphasizes Tangible results
For personal history, born on March 17, 1966, since childhood, I have been an elite student. When I was in primary school at Wat Noi Noppakhun School, I always ranked 1st in the school exams. And has continued to study at Suankularb Wittayalai School, King’s Room, and has also taken mathematics competition exams. Organized by the Mathematics Association of Thailand under royal patronage Won first prize High school level in 1982, also known as number 1 in mathematics in Thailand in that generation.
At the higher education level, Dr. Prasert studied at the Faculty of Engineering. Chulalongkorn University Department of Electrical Power Engineering until completing a bachelor’s degree After that, he worked in engineering in the private sector for 2 years before receiving a scholarship (1989 scholarship) which was allocated to The National Energy Agency is now the Energy Development Department. Renew and conserve energy
Went to study in the United States, completing a master’s degree in energy engineering at George Washington University (GWU) in Washington, D.C., and completing a Ph.D. in Energy Policy and Management at the University of Pennsylvania (PENN), one of the oldest and most prestigious Ivy League universities.
In addition, Dr. Prasert also attended training at Harvard University (Kenedy School) in the Executive Education program in the field of Public Policy as well as work experience before Dr. Prasert returned to government service. Have been an intern at the World Bank in Washington, D.C. and have published reports (World Bank Publications) as a co-researcher on 2 papers, Energy Investment Profile in Asia and Energy Pricing Policies. Considered to be one of the few Thai students. who had the opportunity to do internships and have published reports like this