Thai Union Wins ‘Asia’s Best CEO’ at 10th Asian Excellence Awards 2020

Company walks away with five trophies at a virtual awards event yesterday for top Asian firms

21 October 2020, BANGKOK – Thiraphong Chansiri, the president and CEO of Thai Union Group PCL, the world’s leading seafood company, last night took home the award for Asia’s Best CEO, at the 10th Asian Excellence Awards 2020.

Thai Union also walked away with four other awards for Asia’s Best CFO, Asia’s Best CSR, Best Investor Relations Company and Best Investor Relations Professional at the event, which was held virtually under the theme ‘Communicating through the Fog of Uncertainty.’

“It is with great pride that Thai Union has been recognized for its efforts during this difficult time,” said Thiraphong Chansiri, CEO at Thai Union. “While focusing on the health and safety of our employees and the communities where we operate has been our top priority during this global pandemic, we continue to deliver essential products to consumers across the world. Our leadership team has also taken steps during this crisis to ensure the Company is able to maintain a strong financial position while, at the same time, helping people and communities impacted by COVID-19.”

Caption: Thiraphong Chansiri, CEO at Thai Union

Caption: Joerg Ayrle, Group CFO at Thai Union

Caption: Thai Union’s preschool, one of its CSR programs for the children of migrant workers in Samut Sakhon, Thailand