Dr. Pipat Yodprudtikan
Dr. Pipat Yodprudtikan is the Chairman of the Thaipat Institute, a public-interest organization established in 1999 with the aim to promote corporate sustainability and responsibility in the private sector. He has led the institute since it was founded and has delivered more than 300 engagements in research, training, and consulting with many of the multinational corporations, state enterprises, and major listed companies in Thailand. Dr. Pipat founded the Thai CSR Network in 2005 as a platform for CSR practices for businesses and to serve as a hub for CSR knowledge sharing among Thai companies. Dr Pipat also co-founded the Thailand Social Business Initiative (TSBI) in 2016 to promote the concept of social business in Thailand, pioneered by Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus.