40 Under 40: Proudputh “Prou” Liptapanlop
Proudputh “Prou” Liptapanlop is an Oxford graduate who was born and raised in the dynamic world of politics. Her father, Suwat, is a former deputy prime minister of Thailand, however Prou chose to follow in her grandmother’s footsteps and entered the exciting world of real estate and hospitality investment. As executive director of the Proud Group she is in charge of her family’s portfolio of leisure and hospitality investments, which includes award-winning properties such as the InterContinental Hua Hin Resort, Holiday Inn Resort Vana Nava Hua Hin and Vana Nava Hua Hin Water Jungle, and the soon to be opened InterContinental Resort Phuket. Together with her brother she also recently launched Proud Real Estate, which is set to develop luxury and premium residences in Hua Hin, Phuket, and Bangkok under the concept of “More than just living”.