Santit Jirawongkraisorn

Regional Director, City Operations - Lalamove Thailand

Santit Jirawongkraisorn

Regional Director, City Operations - Lalamove Thailand

Biography

With over 10 years of work experience in the energy, banking, technology and transport industries in Thailand and the United States, Santit overlooks all aspects of Lalamove operations in SEA which includes Hong Kong, Singapore, Bangkok, Taipei, Manila, Ho Chi Min City, Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur.

Prior to Lalamove, he was the responsible for launching Uber in Manila and Bangkok. As their Operations Manager, he was tasked with creating appropriate pricing and growth strategy, establishing partnerships with transportation companies and drivers, managing fleet of cars and developing driver incentive programs.

His other professional roles included as Investment Director at Dragon Capital Group’s Mekong Brahmaputra Clean Development Fund L.P., a USD 100 private equity fund that invests in renewable energy and clean development projects in various countries in Asia.

As an engineer at General Electric, he optimized gas power plant performance by analyzing and diagnosing mechanical systems. He also led risk management initiatives in Southeast Asia.

Santit has Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University and an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

Santit is fluent in Thai and English. When not busy managing his fleet of vehicles, he enjoys investing, reading, scuba diving, deejaying and running.

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