Dr. Chongprode Kochaphum
Vice President, Corporate Sustainability Development, Bangchak Corporation
Dr. Chongprode Kochaphum is the Vice President of Corporate Sustainability Development Department at Bangchak Corporation Public Company Limited (BCP). She earned a Ph.D. from King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT), a Master degree in Environmental Studies from the University of the Philippines at Los Banos (UPLB) and three Bachelor degrees including public health (sanitary science), business administration and public health (occupational health and safety) from Mahidol University, Ramkumhaeng University and Sukothai Thammathirat Open University respectively. At the beginning of her career path, Dr. Chongprode worked as a governmental officer at Maharaj Hospital in Nakornrajsima province in Thailand and at the Office of the Natural and Environmental Policy and Planning for 7 years before joining the BCP. She has been working for the BCP for 25 years. At the BCP, she worked as an environmental officer at first. After that, she was promoted to the manager of the Quality Analysis Division, the manager of the Environment and Community Relation Division, and the Vice President of the Corporate Sustainability Development Department respectively. She has been responsible for the BCP Sustainability Report since 2002.