Pattamon “Beau” Mekavarakul
Pattamon – or “Beau” – is the daughter of Surat and Monta Mekavarakul, the Pattaya-based property tycoons. Her family owns Mike Group, whose portfolio includes several hotels, real estate developments and shopping malls in Pattaya. Diligent and down-to-earth, Beau is a hands-on executive who learned by doing everything in hotels. Her expertise is in marketing, branding, and design, and she is now running a range of hotel businesses, as well as her agency. She holds a Master’s Degree in Advertising and Design from the University of Leeds, and also studied fashion at the London College of Fashion.