Prasert Prasarttong-Osoth

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Prasert Prasarttong-Osoth
Born (1933-03-22) 22 March 1933 (age 85)[1]
Bangkok, Siam
Residence Bangkok, Thailand
Nationality Thai
Alma mater Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University
Known for Founder and owner, Bangkok Dusit Medical Services
Owner, Bangkok Airways
Net worth US$3.5 billion (August 2018)[2]
Spouse(s) Wanli Posayajinda
Children 5

Prasert Prasarttong-Osoth (Thai: ปราเสริฐ ปราสาททองโอสถ, born 22 March 1933) is a Thai billionaire businessman, the founder and owner of Bangkok Dusit Medical Services, Thailand's largest private health care group, and the owner of a regional airline, Bangkok Airways.

Early life[edit]

He received a bachelor's degree from Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, after which he qualified as a medical doctor.[3]

Career[edit]

He owns Bangkok Dusit Medical Services, Thailand's largest private health care group, and a regional airline, Bangkok Airways.[2] He is president and CEO of Bangkok Dusit, and CEO and vice chairman of Bangkok Airways.[3]

As of August 2018, Forbes estimated his net worth at US$3.5 billion.[2]

Personal life[edit]

He is married with five children, and lives in Bangkok, Thailand.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "รวยจริงเขาคือใคร! 10 รู้จัก ปราเสริฐ ปราสาททองโอสถ แชมป์เศรษฐีหุ้นไทย". thairath.co.th. Retrieved 30 August 2018.
  2. ^ a b c d "Forbes profile: Prasert Prasarttong-Osoth". Forbes. Retrieved 30 August 2018.
  3. ^ a b "Executive Profile* Prasert Prasarttong-Osoth M.D." bloomberg. Retrieved 25 October 2015.