The Euromoney Myanmar Global Investment Forum 2017

Thiri Thant Mon

Managing Partner

Sandanila Investments


Thiri Thant Mon is a founding managing partner at Sandanila Investments, an investment banking advisory firm that advises on foreign investment, equity and debt financing, joint-ventures, sales, mergers and acquisitions. She is a leader within the Myanmar business community and is actively involved in promoting Myanmar as a destination for foreign investment, speaking about the Myanmar investment landscape in trade promotion trips with the Myanmar government as well as speaking and moderating in domestic and international forums on Myanmar business and economy. She serves as a board member of NEXlabs and ThitsaWorks Inc and of non-profit organisations Kite Tales Foundation, Phandeeyar Foundation and Turquoise Mountain Foundation.  Thiri is a native of Yangon and was educated in Myanmar, the US and the UK. She was previously head of corporate development at Yoma Strategic Holdings where she held leadership roles in starting up businesses with foreign investment capital and promoting the company and Myanmar to global investors. Before returning to her home country in 2013, she was a seasoned investment banker at Morgan Stanley in the UK specialising in multi-billion debt financings and interest rate hedging for large European financial institutions. She started her career with Capital One in the US and managed credit risk forecasting for the UK and European businesses. Thiri holds a degree in economics from William & Mary and a MBA from the London Business School.  Thiri is passionate about education, empowerment and the transition of Myanmar into a vibrant member of the global community. She is an active supporter of a number of initiatives including being the organiser of TEDxInyaLake 2016 and TEDxYangon 2017. She also serves actively as class representative of LBS MBA2006.


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Tue 12 - Wed 13 Sep 2017

Myanmar International Convention Centre 2, Nay Pyi Taw