Prima "Pat" Yontrarak
FICC Trading Assistant, Bank of America & BofA Securities
Prima “Pat” Yontrarak, the former Head Girl at Harrow International School Bangkok, was in an enviable position back in 2015, having received 12 offers from top overseas universities – four of them Ivy League institutions in the USA. In the end she opted to study at Stanford University in California, where she obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Economics, as well as a Master’s degree in Management Science & Engineering – graduating with perfect 4.0 GPAs. Earlier on, at age 16, Pat had risen to fame for publishing a book, The Poor Land of Plenty: Edible Insects and Other Natural Sources of Nutrients, which explores the nutritional value of insects as an alternative protein source. Now back in Thailand, she works as an FICC Trading Assistant at Bank of America & BofA Securities.