General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> October 31, 2011

Investing In Thai Equity – Sornchai Suneta & Suchai Sutapak – Scb Asset Management Co., Ltd.

Sornchai Suneta, CFA, is Senior Executive Vice President in the asset allocation and investment strategy group of SCB Asset Management Co., Ltd. He previously was Executive Vice President in the group in 2010 and Director of SCB's fixed income fund and government pension fund from 2004 to 2010. From 1999 to 2004, he was a Fund Manager with Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited, and from 1994 to 1999 he was a Fixed Income and Derivative Trader with TMB Bank's Hong Kong branch. Mr. Suneta received an MBA in finance from the University of London and a BBA in banking and finance from Assumption University in Bangkok.Suchai Sutapak is a Senior Vice President at SCB Asset Management Co., Ltd., investment management group and Fund Manager of the Thai Capital Fund. He joined SCB in June 2011. Previously, Mr. Sutapak was a Senior Fund Manager with Kasikorn Asset Management Co. Ltd. from 2009 to 2011, a Senior Fund Manager at Bualuang Securities Public Company Limited from 2008 to 2009, a Senior Fund Manager with American International Assurance from 2005 to 2008, and a Senior Fund Manager with MFC Asset Management Public Company Limited from 2001 to 2005. Earlier in his career, he served as an Analyst at Kim Eng Securities Co. Ltd. and UBS Co. Ltd. Profile
TWST: Please start with a brief history and an overview of the company as well as the Thai Capital Fund.

Mr. Suneta: We are the second-largest asset management firm in Thailand and are 100% owned by