Fa Benedetti

Hospitality Director, Italasia

Fa Benedetti is the sister of Chakrit Benedetti, who in turn is the head of Italasia, the company which Fa’s grandfather Othello founded in 1962 to import fine food and wines. This refined lady of mixed Thai-Italian lineage helps her brother in the running of the family business, which is a leading hotel and restaurant supplier. Although born in Thailand, Fa attended the American School in Switzerland, and later went on to gain degrees from Marymount College in Los Angeles, and Northeastern University in Boston. As hospitality director at Italasia, she oversees hotel, restaurant, and retail, which definitely puts to use her education and training in Social Psychology.