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Education – S.J.D., LL.M ., 1985 Harvard Law School, U.S.A.; M.A.L.D. 1981 The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, U.S.A.; LL.B. 1979 (Honours) (Gold Medal Award) Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Political Experience
– Deputy Prime Minister (March 2005 – Sept 2006), Minister of Foreign Affairs (Feb 2001 -March 2005), Minister of Finance (1995 – 1996)
Special Assignments
.- Representative of His Majesty the King at the Funeral of His Holiness Pope John Paul II, April 2005 – ASEAN Candidate for the Position of Secretary General to the United Nations (2005 – 2006) – Co-Chair with Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter of the Delegation to observe election in Nepal (2007 and 2013) – Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the Visit of Foreign Royal Monarchs to Celebrates The 60th Anniversary of HM the King Accession to the Throne (2006)
Business Experience – Chairman of the Board of Directors, Siam Premier International Law Office Ltd. with offices in Laos and Myanmar – Chairman of Pepsi-Cola (Thai) Trading Co., Ltd. – Chairman of the Board, PTT Exploration and Production PLC (1998-2000)
Academic Experience- Chairman of the University Council of the Rajamangala University of Technology Isan – Chancellor of the Eastern Asia University
– Member of the Advisory Council, Global Law and Policy Institute, Harvard Law School, U.S.A. – Member of Asian Advisory Group of the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, U.S.A. – Dean and Associate Professor of Law, Faculty of Law, Chulalongkorn University (August 1992- July 1995)
Special Awards – Outstanding Alumni Awards of Faculty of Law, Chulalongkorn University, 1996 and 2003 – Honorary Doctorate Degree in Public Administration from Eastern Asia University (2006) – Honorary Doctorate Degree of Philosophy in Social Science from Mae Fah Luang University (2014)

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