President and Founder, Happy Heart Foundation / CEO, Alka Plus Co Ltd

Vorachand “Por” Thiengtham is the president and founder of Happy Heart Foundation, an organisation that provides educational opportunities for children from disadvantaged rural communities. A recent recipient of the Prestige Tastemakers Award in Philanthrophy, Por believes that giving children access to education and teaching them basic life skills helps them lead a self-suffi cient lifestyle. Aside from her philanthropic duties, Por is also the CEO of Alka Plus, a company that produces natural alkaline water under the brand ‘Eight Plus’. In addition, Por recently became certified as an offi cial ‘Water Sommelier’ from the Doemens Academy in Germany, and is now the first water sommelier in Thailand.