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Andrew Wood elected President of Skål International Bangkok for a second consecutive term

Author: Theodore Koumelis / Date: Mon, 03/16/2020 - 02:06
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Members of the Skål International Bangkok executive committee 2020-22 Pictured L-R James Thurlby, Peter Baines, Andres Rubio, Tom Sorensen, President Andrew J Wood, Marvin Bemand, Michael Bamberg, Pichai Visutriratana and not pictured Dr Scott Smith and Eric Hallin.
Members of the Skål International Bangkok executive committee 2020-22 Pictured L-R James Thurlby, Peter Baines, Andres Rubio, Tom Sorensen, President Andrew J Wood, Marvin Bemand, Michael Bamberg, Pichai Visutriratana and not pictured Dr Scott Smith and Eric Hallin.

Mr Wood was elected in March 2018 and following his 2 year term was re-elected for a second term 2020-22. 

At a packed AGM meeting following the monthly networking luncheon held on Tuesday 10th March 2020 at the Hyatt Regency Bangkok hotel, in a unanimous show of support, Andrew Wood was elected President and Tom Sorensen Vice President of the Bangkok Skal club. 

Mr Wood was elected in March 2018 and following his 2 year term was re-elected for a second term 2020-22. 

Last year the Bangkok club won the coveted Skål International ’CLUB OF THE YEAR’ award which was presented during the Miami Skål World Congress 2019. At the same congress Mr Wood was made a Membre D’Honneur awardee, Skål International’s highest award. 

Andrew Wood has held the following SKÅL positions:

SKÅL History:

SI BKK Member since 20 Aug 1992 (28yrs)
SI BKK ExCom Director 1994-1998
SI BKK VP 1998 – 2000
SI Pattaya Secretry 2000-2003
SI Pattaya VP 2003-2005                                
SI Thailand NatCom Director 2001-2006                  
SI Thailand Int'l Counselor 2006-2010
SI AA Director Development 2005-2009
SI BKK President 2008-2010
SI AA VP Southeast Asia 2009- 2010
SI Director Executive Board 2010-2011 
SI Thailand President 2012-14
SI BKK PR & Communications 2016-18
SI AA VP Southeast Asia 2017-20 Present
SI Thailand VP 2019-21 Present
SI BKK President 2018-2022 Present

The new Executive Committee of SKÅL International Bangkok 2020-2022

Elected on 10th March 2020 were: 

  • President: Andrew J Wood
  • Vice President & Membership: Tom Sorensen
  • Secretary: Michael Bamberg
  • Treasurer: Andres Rubio
  • Events: Pichai Visutriratana
  • Public Relations: Marvin Bemand
  • YS Director: Scott Smith PhD
  • Director Digital Marketing: James Thurlby
  • Director & Advisor to the board: Eric Hallin
  • Auditor: Peter Baines

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