The next country on the agenda was Thailand, a potential new market for ICMA. A meeting was held at the prestigious Thammasat Business School (TBS) with Assoc. Prof. Kobkaew Ratanaubol (Head, Department of Accounting); Asst. Prof. Dr. Orapan Yolrabil (Associate Dean for International Affairs); Asst. Prof. Dr. Kulya Chantadej (Department of Accounting) and Dr. Teerachai Arunruengsiri (Associate Dean for Finance).
Two other institutions were visited Thailand, Dhurakij Pundit University (DPU) where Prof Brendan O’Connell, ICMA President; Prof Janek Ratnatunga, ICMA CEO, Dr. Ruwan Hulugalle (ICMA Regional Director, Mekong) were hosted by Dr.Siridech Kumsuprom and Asst. Prof. Dr. Harald Kraus the Dean; and Rajamangala University of Technology Thanyaburi (RMUTT) where a constructive meeting with Associate Prof.Chaimongkol Pholkaew was held.