Piyaporn Ann Phanachet
Ann works as a CEO of U City (Public) Co.,Ltd (listed in the Stock Exchange of Thailand) which is a developer and a real estate investor. The asset portfolio includes 33 Gracechurch street (a 10,000 sq.m. office building in the center of London), Anantara hotel in Chiangmai, East in Grand Sathorn Hotel and 24 hotels under Vienna House and Vienna House Easy brand, mainly located in German, Poland and Czech Republic.
Ann has over 20 years experience in business development and investment in real estate. She was a Managing Director-Assets at Soneva and Six Senses Resorts and Spa. Ann set up AIG real estate investment fund in Thailand and was Assistant CEO of TCC Land, the sizable real estate portfolio with over 3 billion USD investment throughout Asia Pacific. Prior to that she spent a few years with PWC, as well as serving as the director of Quality Houses (Public)Co., Ltd.
In term of education, she received MSc in Real Estate Development from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA, as well as an MBA from University of New Hampshire, USA and a BA in Accounting from Chulalongkorn University. Ann has served as a director of Corporate Performance Management Group of the Thailand Management Association. (TMA)
Piyaporn Ann's Sessions
Nihat Ercan, EVP Investment Sales, JLL Hotels & Hospitality Group
Thiti Thongbenjamas, Chief Investment Officer, Singha Estate
Bobby Hiranandani, Co-Chairman, Royal Group of Companies
Piyaporn Ann Phanachet, CEO, U City