The Greater Mekong Investment Forum 2017

Nimnual Piewthongngam

Deputy Director, ASEAN Strategy

E-Saan Center for Business and Economic Research, Khon Kaen University


Dr Nimnual is a lawyer and a researcher with a focus on ASEAN Economic Integration as well as a columnist.  Dr Nimnual hold a position as deputy director on ASEAN strategy at E-Saan Center for Business and Economic Research, Khonkaen University, Thailand.  Dr Nimnual is also a free trade agreement specialist with 14 years of experience in researching and analyzing international trade law especially in the areas of ASEAN economic integration, international investment, and international trade law. She has extensive knowledge in trade and investment in ASEAN countries particularly Thailand, Myanmar, Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam.  Her main focuses are advising Thai and foreign investors to invest and do business in ASEAN countries especially Thailand, Myanmar and Cambodia. She is also a guest lecturer of many public and private academic institutions. She has been invited to share her experience on topics relate to legal aspects on the AEC and investing in the CLMV as speaker and lecturer in many national and international events organized by public and private both in national and international organizations such as USAID, Asia Foundation, and HORASIS etc.  Dr Nimnual holds a bachelor of law and a master of international law from Thammasat University in Bangkok, Thailand and received a doctor of juridical science in international trade law from Golden Gate University School of Law in San Francisco.


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Thu 01 Jun 2017

Centara Grand at CentralWorld, Bangkok