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TSCC

History

The Thai-Swedish Chamber of Commerce (“TSCC”) was inaugurated in 1989, chaired by Their Majesties HM King Carl XVI Gustaf and HM Queen Silvia of Sweden, and has after nearly 30 years of existence, established itself firmly within the Swedish- and international business community in Thailand. Today, TSCC have members ranging from well-known multinational companies to small start-ups and local companies, making the Chamber an important trade association representing a range of businesses in Thailand.

Objectives

The Chamber is a member-driven, non-profit, non-governmental organization offering support and assistance to Swedish, and Swedish-related companies and individuals, in Thailand. TSCC is dedicated to…

01

Professional

The promotion, advancement and protection of its members’ business interests

02

Focused

Enhancing the commercial relations between Sweden and Thailand

03

Serious

Improving the business climate in Thailand through seeking affiliation with appropriate bodies in Thailand.

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Since 1989

The Chamber conducts an essential role in the Thai-Swedish business community and continuously works to identify business- and trade problems and opportunities. As such, the Chamber provides regular business opportunities for its members through a variety of functions and activities, and it continuously seeks to develop these activities to empower the growing Swedish business community.

TSCC is working closely with other trade associations and organisations, providing a united voice to advocate for the interests of its members and to improve the business climate in Thailand. This includes interaction with for example the Board of Trade, Thai Customs Department, Immigration and Revenue Departments, the Board of Investment etc. facilitating access to top officials in the Thai administration.

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Organisation

The Chamber Board of Directors is composed of a President, three Vice Presidents, and committee members responsible for membership relations, programs and activities, foreign chamber and government relations, legal affairs, media and treasury. An Executive Director and two additional permanent staff are running the daily work and administration of the Chamber.

Board Members

Anders Lundquist

PRESIDENT

President of Pacific 2000 Recruitment Co. Ltd, CEO of Pacific 2000 Singapore, Director of Amatavn

Pacific 2000 is a Recruitment Company assisting primarily international companies in the search and selection of personnel in Thailand and other Southeast Asian markets.

Jan Eriksson

VICE PRESIDENT

Managing Director of Spica & Husqvarna

Lars Andersson

VICE PRESIDENT

Director of Capaciton Ltd.

Lars Svensson

VICE PRESIDENT

Sustainability and Communications Director of IKEA Southeast Asia

Eric Hallin

DIRECTOR

Daniel Lindgren

TREASURER

Founder of Rapid Asia

Daniel has been working in Thailand since 2008 and is the founder of Rapid Asia, a social development consulting firm that works with donors and UN agencies to improve the performance of development programs.

Prof. Roy Andersson

EDUCATION

Associate Dean International Affairs, Professor in Quality and Logistics at Jönköping University

Robert Bjorklund

INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

Vice President and Head of Saab Thailand & Vietnam

Robert Björklund is the VP and Head of Saab Thailand & Vietnam and has been working in Thailand since the beginning of January 2018.

Eric Labat

MANUFACTURING

President of Volvo Group Thailand Co., Ltd.

Anders Frummerin

CEO & President, RenGlobe Tech Solutions PTE Ltd

Anders Frummerin is the CEO and President of RenGlobe Tech Solutions PTE Ltd. The company is in start up phase for global launch of a groundbreaking energy saving product for Air-conditions. Anders has lived in Bangkok since 2016 when he started working as Vice President for Diakrit International Ltd.

Jiraya Chanchon

Brand Manager of Beauty Medical Thailand Co., Ltd.

Nicklas Moberg

Group General Manager of Pinnacle Hotels and Resorts

Pinnacle Hotels and Resorts is based in Bangkok, with hotels in Bangkok, Pattaya, Samui and Koh Tao. Nicklas has over 30 years of experience as Hotelier and Entrepreneur and he is also being positioned as Director of Board in both SKAL International Bangkok along with Scandinavian Siam Society.

Janeric Hogane

Co-founder of CABINET Interior Design

Janeric moved to Thailand in 1991 and at this time he was working within the field of import and export. In 1996, he and his wife Mrs. Apinya Hogane started the company CABINET Interior design, a company who´s aiming toward single customers where their main focus is furniture as well as projects such as commercial ones that involves construction and renovations.

Christer Nilsson

ADVISOR

Managing Director for Media Partner

“With a background as an IT & Business editor at the Bonnier Group, I moved to Thailand in the first half of the 1990´s. As MD for Media Partner I have done everything a “media man” does, eventually more on the business/current affairs intelligence side than anything else. One advice to newcomers is to learn the local language!”

Johan Nordqvist

ADVISOR

Vice President, Partner Markets, Asia Pacific of Amadeus IT Group

Johan is responsible for managing the relationships with Amadeus’ distribution partners in Asia Pacific, more specifically in the Indian Subcontinent, Southeast Asia, Korea and Mongolia, securing market share and long term profitability for Amadeus in these markets. Johan has extensive experience from Asia Pacific having worked for Amadeus in the region since 2004 where he has held various commercial roles both on the travel agency and airline sides.

Peter Björk

ADVISOR

Managing Director for CCM Center for Change Management Ltd

Peter is a veteran in the fields of  Thailand and Southeast Asia where he has been active for the last 20 years.

Peter Temander

ADVISOR

RTD, ex Vice President Saab International

Working on four continents for Swedish Defence Industries. 30 years experience of Government and industry business in South East Asia. Moved to Singapore 1988 and to Bangkok 1999.

Anders Hult

ADVISOR

Professor in Coating Chemistry and Dendritic Materials at KTH – Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm

Nicolas Weeks

OBSERVER

Deputy Head of Mission at Embassy of Sweden in Bangkok

Nicolas Weeks is currently the Deputy Head of Mission at Embassy of Sweden in Bangkok. Hes holding a Master of Science Degree from the School of Business, Economics and Law at the University of Gothenburg.  Some of Nicolas previous positions has been Ministry for Foreign Affairs in Stockholm as Deputy Director at Department of Human Resources and before that, Permanent Mission of Sweden to the United Nations in New York, USA, Councellor, Security Council and Disarmament Affairs.

Carl Lindwall

OBSERVER

Acting Country Manager/Senior Project Manager Thailand

Vivianne Gillman

OBSERVER

Trade Commissioner Vietnam & Thailand (on parental leave)

Our Team

Pojanath Bhatanacharoen

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Nussara Jaturunsomboon

EVENT & MARKETING MANAGER

Napavorn Chinprayoon

OFFICE MANAGER