Phunyanuch Pattanotai (Aom)

CEO, Generation Thailand

Phunyanuch Pattanotai (Aom) has 11 years + experience in the education and international development field, both at the policy and grassroots level. Prior to joining Generation, she worked with Right To Play using sport and play to protect, educate, and empower vulnerable children and youth across Thailand.She also led a dynamic team at an inter-governmental organization, Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization Regional Center for Higher Education and Development (SEAMEO RIHED) serving the Ministry of Educations in 11 countries. In addition, she also has experience with working on combating sexual trafficking at a grassroots organization, Alliance Anti Trafic (AAT) and on advocating for independent living of people with disabilities with an Asia-Pacific Development Center on Disability (APCD).
Her educational background includes a B.A. in Liberal Arts (British and American Studies) from Thammasat University, Thailand, and a M.A. in Political Sciences (Human Rights and Human Development) from Waseda University, Japan. She also has a graduate secondary certificate on Marketing: Social Media and Web Analytic from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA Extension).