Sorakrit Phruthanontachai

Sorakrit is an SVP of Technology at Bangkok Bank, responsible for IT Strategic Planning, Bank-wide B2B Integration Services, and Digital Solutions. He led a cross-functional team to develop digital solutions and platforms to support clients in various industries. He led a technical team collaborating with R3, a global blockchain consortium, to help reinvent the Trade Finance solution. Sorakrit is a 3-time scholarship recipient. He got MBA from MIT, MSIT from Carnegie Mellon University, MSc in E-Commerce Technology from the University of Sussex, and B.Eng Computer from Chulalongkorn University. Outside the Banking industry, he helps improve education in Entrepreneurship and Innovation. He is an E&I Program Executive and adjunct faculty at CMKL University (Carnegie Mellon Thailand). He co-teach Life Design using Design Thinking at Chulalongkorn University and was a mentor for the FinTech Startup Bootcamp at MIT innovation node. He also helped the eyelash extension franchise company with 100+ boutique studios throughout the U.S. devise strategy and advance analytics aiming to improve business operation and customer insights.

Educational Background

  • Master of Business Administration, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA.
  • Master of Science in Information Technology, Carnegie Mellon University, USA.
  • Master of Science in E-Commerce Technology, University of Sussex, England.
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Computer, Chulalongkorn University.

Technical Specialties

  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Software Architecture, Software Engineering
  • Design Thinking, Usability Engineer
  • Agile Scrum Project Management
  • Business Strategy and Strategic Planning
  • Platform Business Strategy
  • Business Analytics
  • Distributed Leadership