Mr. Chaiwat Kovavisarach

President and Group Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Chaiwat Kovavisarach

Appointment date

Started on October 30, 2012 and served as the President since January 1, 2015




  • Master of Engineering, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), Thammasat Univesity
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honor), King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (KMITL)
  • Investment Banking, Kellogg Business School, Northwestern University
  • Director Certification Program (DCP 168/2013), Thai Institute of Directors (IOD)
  • Role of the Nomination and Governance Committee (RNG 4/2013), Thai Institute of Directors (IOD)
  • Certificate, National Defence Course (NDC58), The National Defence College
  • Certificate, Executive Program in Energy Literacy for a Sustainable Future, Class 10, Thailand Energy Academy (TEA)
  • Role of the Chairman Program (RCP 46/2020), Thai Institute of Directors (IOD)
  • Top Executive Program, Class 26 Capital Market Academy (CMA), Stock Exchange of Thailand
  • Senior Justice Administration, College of Justice, Judicial Training Institute, Class 25


2015 - Present President and Chief Executive Officer, The Bangchak Corporation Public Company Limited

Other directorship positions/Other positions at present

Other listed companies

  • Vice Chairman, BCPG Public Company Limited
  • Chairman, OKEA ASA - Oslo Stock Exchange (OSE)

Non-listed companies

  • Director, BBGI Public Company Limited
  • Expert Member of Investment Committee, Government Pension Fund
  • President, Suan Kulab Witthayalai Alumnus Association Under the Royal Patronage of H.M. the King
  • Chairman of The Institute of Research Development and Innovation for Industry, The Federation of Thai Industries
  • Chairman of Thai-Europe Business Council, The Federation of Thai Industries
  • Vice Chairman, The Federation of Thai Industries
  • Director of Thailand Management Association (TMA)
  • Executive Chairman / Board of Trustees , Asian Institute of Technology (AIT)
  • Advisory Board of The Petroleum and Petrochemical College, Chulalongkorn University
  • Director, International Chamber of Commerce of Thailand (ICC Thailand)

Shareholding in the Company

1,350,000 shares or 0.098% directly held (As of December 31, 2021)

Familial relationship between directors and executives:


Criminal records on violation of securities and futures contract laws: