Dr. Yod joined Creagy on an Advisory Role in early 2023. Prior, he was a CEO of a multi-billion-baht company in Thailand and had years of experience working at management levels of an internationally-large organization and was based in several continents. He spent half of his life living outside Thailand and working mostly in Energy sector. Upon returning to Thailand, he also assumed leadership positions in other industries such as construction, building materials, petrochemicals, and trading.
His involvements in Research and Development as well as in Academia is quite a useful addition to Creagy. Dr Yod was very instrumental in the founding of the Thailand Energy Academy where he also served as the Managing Director for 4 years. He was once the Director of the PTT Innovation Center in Wang Noi, Ayutthaya. In addition, he led the entire establishment of VISTEC Research Institute and KVIS high school for gifted STEM students (sponsored by PTT Group). He is currently the chairman of the board of SensAI; a start-up company, and was a two-term board member of MTEC - a member of NSTDA (National Science and Technology Development Agency).
His tenure in the Energy Policy Division at PTT provided him invaluable experiences to attend several World Economic Forums in Davos as well as the COP-15 in Copenhagen.
Education & Seminar Background
· Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Rice University, USA
· M.B.A. Duke University, USA
· B.S. Petroleum Engineering (with honors), University of Tulsa, USA
· Oxford Energy Seminar, Oxford University, England
· Thailand Institute of Justice (RoLD Program)