On 2 August 2021, the H.E. Mr. Sek Wannamethee, Ambassador of Thailand, met with Mr. Bart De Smet, Chairman of the Board of Ageas and President of the Federation of Enterprises in Belgium, as well as other executives of Ageas. They discussed Ageas’ business operation and plan in Thailand and the ASEAN region. They also discussed investment opportunities in areas with potential between Thailand and Belgium as well as how to promote greater cooperation between the Federation of Thai Industries and the Federation of Enterprises in Belgium. Ageas is Belgium’s leading insurance company and has operated in Thailand for 17 years through its partnership with Kasikorn Bank and Muangthai Insurance.