H.E. Mr. Sek Wannamethee

Ambassador of Thailand
to Belgium and Luxembourg

Head of Mission of Thailand
to the European Union




Curriculum Vitae
Born

April 16, 1964 (in London, UK)

Marital Status

Married to Mrs. Winadda Wannamethee (with 2 daughters)

Education

Bachelor of Science (Economics) (Second Class Honours), London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London, UK
Master of Philosophy (Economic History), London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London, UK
Career

1991 - Joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as Third Secretary, Africa and Arab Countries Division, Department of Political Affairs
1992 - Third Secretary, Office of the Secretary to the Minister
1993 - Second Secretary, Office of the Secretary to the Minister
1995 - Second Secretary, News Division, Department of Information
1995 - First Secretary, Permanent Mission of Thailand to the United Nations Office, Geneva
2000 - First Secretary, Secretariat to the Department of ASEAN Affairs
2001 - First Secretary, Office of the Secretary to the Minister
2001 - Counsellor, Office of the Secretary to the Minister
2003 - Minister-Counsellor, Office of the Secretary to the Minister
2005 - Minister-Counsellor, Seconded to the Secretariat of the Prime Minister
2006 - Director, Division III, Department of ASEAN Affairs
2007 - Bureau Chief, Office of Policy and Planning, Office of the Permanent Secretary
2009 - Minister, Royal Thai Embassy, Washington, D.C.
2011 - Minister, Permanent Mission of Thailand to the United Nations Office, Geneva
2012 - Deputy Director-General, Department of Information
2012 - Director-General, Department of American and South Pacific Affairs
2013 - Director-General, Department of Information
2017 - Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Thailand to the United Nations and Other International Organisations in Geneva
2020 to present - Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Thailand to the Kingdom of Belgium and the European Union
Decorations
2017 - The Chakrabarti Mala Medal
2015 - Knight Grand Cordon (Special Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand
2012 - Knight Grand Cross (First Class) of the Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant
2009 - Knight Grand Cross (First Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand
2006 - Knight Commander (Second Class) of the Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant
2001 - Knight Commander (Second Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand
1998 - Commander (Third Class) of the Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant
1996 - Commander (Third Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand
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