Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Director - General

 

MISS PATTARAT  HONGTONG

 Director - General Thailand International Cooperation Agency
 
 
Born                September 26, 1966          
                 
Marital Status Single            
                 
Education - Bachelor of Arts (International Relations), Thammasat University  
  - Master of Arts in International Relations, Sophia University, Japan  
                 
Career                
1989 - Joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as Attaché, Europe Division,   
    Department of Political Affairs        
1993 - Attaché, Division IV, Department of East Asian Affairs      
  - Third Secretary, Division IV, Department of East Asian Affairs    
1995 - Second Secretary, Division IV, Department of East Asian Affairs    
  - Second Secretary, Royal Thai Embassy, Bern    
1998 - First Secretary, Royal Thai Embassy, Bern      
2000 - First Secretary, Commerce and Industry Division, Department of ASEAN Affairs
2001 - First Secretary, Royal Thai Embassy, Moscow    
2005 - Counsellor, Royal Thai Embassy, Moscow      
  - Counsellor, Peace, Security and Disarmament Division, Department of 
    International Organizations        
2009 - Chief, Secretariat to the Department of East Asian Affairs    
2012 - Minister Counsellor, Royal Thai Embassy, Tokyo  
2015 - Director, Devawongse Varopakarn Institute of Foreign Affairs,   
    Office of the Permanent Secretary      
2017 - Deputy Director - General, Department of Consular Affairs   
2019 (April)  - Director - General, Thailand International Cooperation Agency (TICA), 
                 
Decorations                
2013 - The Chakrabarti Mala Medal        
2010 - Knight Commander (Second Class) of the Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant
2005 - Knight Commander (Second Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand
2000 - Commander  (Third Class) of the Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant
1995 - Commander (Third Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand