Industry Update
Appointment20 September 2021

Gun Srisompong

Promoted Chief Financial Officer
At Central Plaza Hotel PLC (CENTEL), Thailand

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Gun Srisompong

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand's leading hotel operator, has announced the promotion of Gun Srisompong, the group's existing Assistant Vice President of Finance and Asset Management, to Chief Financial Officer of parent company Central Plaza Hotel PLC (CENTEL).

In his new role at CENTEL, Gun will oversee all finance, accounting, investment, and investor relations matters of the Stock Exchange of Thailand-listed company and its subsidiaries.

Gun first joined Centara Hotels & Resorts in 2014, and during his tenure, he was in charge of corporate finance, asset management, and investor relations for the hotel group. His focus on capital structure optimisation, investment and fundraising was instrumental in the strategic expansion of Centara's portfolio in both domestic and international destinations.

Prior to Centara, Gun spent nearly eight years working in investment banking at Kasikorn Securities and KASIKORNBANK. The 42-year-old Thai national is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a Certified Public Accountant (Thailand) and previously worked as Senior Auditor at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Bangkok.

Gun holds an undergraduate degree in business administration from Thammasat University where he majored in accounting and minored in finance, and a master's degree in applied finance from the University of Melbourne, Australia.

Centara Hotels & Resorts

Centara Hotels & Resorts is Thailand’s leading hotel group, with 46 deluxe and first-class properties across Thailand, as well as 24 hotels and resorts in the Maldives, Vietnam, Bali, Sri Lanka, Qatar, Laos, Oman, Turkey and China.
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