Dr. Suthiphand Chirathivat
Professor Emeritus, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Dr. Suthiphand Chirathivat is a Professor Emeritus of Economics and the Executive Director at the ASEAN Studies Center at Chulalongkorn University in Thailand. He is also the Chairman of the Chula Global Network. He served as the Dean of the Faculty of Economics, as well as Chairman of the Economics Research Center and the Center for International Economics at Chulalongkorn University.
Dr. Chirathivat was previously an advisor to the Thai Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Commerce and Ministry of Transport and Communications, and was included on the Economic Affairs Committee and Foreign Affairs Committee of the Thai Parliament. He represented Thailand at the East Asia Expert Study Group (ASEAN+3) until 2009, and the Comprehensive Economic Partnership in East Asia (ASEAN+6) until 2010. He was recently on the Advisory Committee for the ASEAN 2030 project, run by the Asian Development Bank Institute and other research projects supported by the ASEAN Secretariat. Prof. Suthiphand Chirathivat holds a Doctorate in Economics from the University of Panthéon-Sorbonne, Paris.