"At Singha Ventures, we invest in innovation and solutions.
Through our expertise and resources,
we aim to provide pathways for start-ups for their next stage of growth."
WHO WE ARE
Singha Ventures is a corporate venture capital unit of Singha Corporation, part of Boonrawd Brewery Group
About Singha Corporation
Singha Corporation (“Singha”) is a flagship holding company of Boonrawd Brewery (“Boonrawd”),
Thailand’s leading conglomerate with strong presence in alcoholic beverage,
non-alcoholic beverage, food, consumer, packaging and property sectors.
With over 30 year experiences in financial management, Mr. Chutinant is currently Chief Financial Officer and Senior Executive Vice President at Boonrawd Brewery Co., Ltd. (“Boonrawd”) where he oversees all financial aspects of all businesses for Boonrawd group including alcoholic beverage, F&B, packaging, real-estate and other affiliates. He currently serves as a Chairman of Singha Estate PCL, a publicly listed real-estate arm of Boonrawd and Bangkok Visypak Co., Ltd. He also serves as a director in many companies in Boonrawd group including Bangkok Glass PCL, Bangkok Glass Industry Co., Ltd. and Singha Property Management Co., Ltd. He also formerly served as a Director at Thai Airways International.
In addition to his business experience, Mr. Chutinant was a Thai senator in 2006 and a former advisor to the Thai Foreign Minister in 2005. As a sports enthusiast and advocate for the underprivileged, Mr. Chutinant also serves as Chairman of Paralympic Committee of Thailand.
He holds an Honorary Doctorate degree in Business Administration from Rajamangala University of Technology Tawan-ok, an Honorary Doctorate degree in Finance from Rajamangala University of Technology Phra Nakorn and a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Boston University.
Chairman of the Executive Board
Mr. Bhurit is a director of Boonrawd Brewery Co., Ltd. (“Boonrawd”) and a CEO of Boonrawd Trading Co., Ltd., a flagship trade and sales arm of Boonrawd in Thailand. He oversees food and beverage business as well as new business initiation of the group. Through his professional career with Boonrawd of over 10 years, Mr. Bhurit has diversified Boonrawd group into complementary business areas including food services under EST. Company (1993) Limited (owner and operator of Est. 33 and Farm Design (Thailand)) and food and beverage under Masita seaweed snack brand, Maruzen tea, and Norte coffee, leveraging on partnerships with global leading producers and manufacturers. Personally, he has also groomed and scaled-up several new ventures in the areas of media, restaurants and retail.
Apart from his experience at Boonrawd, Mr. Bhurit is also known as an avid car racer and singer. He ranked 1st and 1st runner in Thailand Grand Touring Championship in 2000 and 2001 respectively, and won Am Cup from the Audi R8 LMS Cup 2017 race. Mr. Bhurit has released 3 albums and sung several hit songs.
Mr. Bhurit received a Master of Business Administration from Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration of Chulalongkorn University majoring in marketing and entrepreneur. He also holds a Bachelor degree in Business Management Administration from Bentley College Massachusetts, in Boston.
Mr. Naiyanobh is an executive finance analyst at Boonrawd Brewery Co., Ltd. (“Boonrawd”) where he develops long-term financial strategies for the group and each business unit as well as prepares risk management strategies and recommends financial decisions to management. Prior to his current post as an executive finance analyst, he served as an advisor to Corporate Finance and Accounting Director at Boonrawd where he evaluated investments, analyzed foreign exchange trends and devised hedging strategy for the group. In addition to experience at Boonrawd group, he also serves as a president of Cerebral Palsy Sports Association of Thailand as well as a Paralympic Committee of Thailand, a non-profit organization which supports Thai with disabilities in sport participation and Thai Paralympic athletes in global competitions.
Mr. Naiyanobh received a Bachelor of Economics from University of San Francisco and attended Financial Management for Non-Financial Executives program at Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration of Chulalongkorn University.
Mr. Nutchdhawattana is Vice President at Boonrawd Brewery Co., Ltd. (“Boonrawd”) with major roles in financial and accounting of Boonrawd group. He has been one of key persons in driving the group, having joined the company in 1989. He led the initiatives in restructuring of Boonrawd group and the revolution of the internal audit system. He assumes many leading roles in the group including Finance, Treasury and accounting. In term of investment, he has been one of key persons driving the success in many investment projects and expanding Boonrawd group.
He is currently a Chairman of the board of director at Mahasarakham Beverage Co., Ltd. and also serves in multiple positions as directors including Singha Estate PCL, Boonrawd Trading International Singha Park Chiangrai, etc.
He holds a Master degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor degree in Accounting from Thammasat University.
Director and Managing Director
Vorapat is a Deputy CEO of Boonrawd Trading Co., Ltd., the trading arm of Boonrawd Brewery Co., Ltd., and a Managing Director and a board of directors’ member of Singha Ventures. He oversees the group’s strategy in relation to alcohol and non-alcohol businesses as well as new business development, where he led the expansion of the group into vending business (under the company “Forth Vending”) through the partnership with Forth Smart Service PCL. Vorapat is also responsible for P&L improvement as well as mergers and acquisitions/ investment. In addition, he is a board member of LeoLinks, Forth Vending and Atiz innovation. Prior to joining Boonrawd, he was a Director at Tesco Lotus Thailand and a project leader at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG).
Vorapat has over twenty years of experience working with companies in various industries including High Tech, FMCG, Retail, and Financial Services. He spent over ten years in the United States working with clients across North America, Europe and Asia. At BCG, he worked with clients across South East Asia, including Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore. His background ranges from setting company strategy to designing new process and implementation.
Vorapat holds an MBA with distinction from Kellogg School of Management and MS in Industrial Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology.
Director and Head of Investment Team
Chakramon is Head of Strategy for Thailand Beer and Food and Beverages, and Head of Investment team for Singha Ventures, a CVC program for Boonrawd Brewery Co.,Ltd. He currently leads corporate strategy for Boonrawd’s Thailand consumer products where he works closely with management team on strategic initiatives and investments which correspond to growth aspirations. Chakramon’s experience has been in management consulting and investment banking. He started his career at Deloitte Consulting, and later joined Boston Consulting Group (BCG) in Bangkok office. His specializations are in growth strategies, operations improvements, and organizational transformation. Chakramon later joined investment banking team at Siam Commercial Bank where he led various IPO engagements for clients in the food sector.
Chakramon holds a Master degree in Business Administration from Stanford Graduate School of Business, a Master degree in Finance from Chulalongkorn University and a Bachelor degree in Engineering (majoring in industrial engineering) from Chulalongkorn University.