Global Perspective Thai Experience

Pakit Iamopas

Senior Advisor

Areas of Expertise:

Retail banking & insurance development strategy
Sales and marketing channel development strategies
Financial services industry project development and execution


During three decades as a senior financial services industry executive, Pakit held senior positions in banking and insurance industry.

As Senior Executive Vice President of Thanachart Bank Plc, Pakit was the project leader in setting up and opening the bank in 2002. He was in charge of all retail banking business strategy and implementation of Thanachart Bank. Before this, he was a managing director of Thanachart Group insurance business. He formulated its business plan , completed its licensing process, laid out the company’s infrastructure and built the company’s management team.

In 2004, Pakit became President and CEO of Allianz C.P. General Insurance Public Company Limited , a joint venture between Allianz SE of Germany and Charoen Pokphand Group (CP) of Thailand.

Pakit transformed the company into a successful retail insurance business with branches and agency network nationwide. He grew the company from less than a billion Baht into a three billion Baht company. He’s not only successfully led the company through critical flood claims crisis of 2011 but also turned around the company into the highest record profits in 2013.

Pakit has a Bachelor degree from Chulalongkorn University , and MBA from University of Southern Mississippi and a graduate of Columbia University Business School’s Executive Program in Marketing Management.


Banking and Finance

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Oct 17, 2014