PAETONGTARN “ING” SHINAWATRA
Deputy CEO, Rende Development
The youngest daughter of former prime minister Dr. Thaksin Shinawatra and Khunying Potjaman Na Pombejra, Ing graduated with a degree in Political Science with a major in Sociology and Anthropology from Chulalongkorn University, before pursuing a Master’s Degree in International Hotel Management at Surrey University in the UK. Besides her management duties, she is also a board member for other businesses in the company’s portfolio, such as the Rosewood Bangkok Hotel, Thames Valley Khao Yai Hotel, and the Alpine Golf Club. Ing is married to Pidok “Por” Sooksawas, a pilot working at Thai Aviation Service, and admits she loves to travel, a pursuit that provides inspiration to further improve her hotels in Thailand.