European Association for Business and Commerce
Policy
Advocacy
Consultative Session – BOI - 20 January 2017


On 20 January 2017, EABC President, Mr. Rolf-Dieter Daniel, led an EABC Delegation to meet with the Deputy Secretary General, Ms. Duangjai Asawachintachit, to discuss about European investments in Thailand. The EABC Delegation consisted of Mr. Georg Wolff (EABC Chair of Rail and Road Infrastructure), Mr. Nicholas Bellamy (EABC Chair of Cross Sectoral Issues), Mr. Thavirap Tantiwongse (EABC Chair of Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals), Mr. Bob Fox (EABC Chair of ICT), Mr. John Quarmby (EABC Chair of Transport and Logistics), Mr. Thomas Chambers (EABC Vice Chair of Automotive), Mr. Joseph Hong (EABC Vice Chair of Automotive), Ms. Keeratisuda Khakhong (EABC Automotive Working Group), Ms. Paranee Adulyapichet (EABC Vice Chair of Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals), Mr. Philipp Weiss (EABC Energy and Energy Efficiency Working Group), Ms. Narumon Burapachayanont (EABC Transport and Logistics Working Group), and Mr. Chaladbhum Temkasem (EABC Policy Manager). The meeting aimed to bring more European investments to Thailand in the areas of locomotive industry, electric vehicle development, services, and logistics. In support of free movement of skills to meet Thailand 4.0, the EABC was asked to help BOI set up competencies for professional standards.