First female Audit Director for RSM Thailand Limited leading to subsequent appointment of two more Thai female Directors

Posted on 31/10/2019


RSM Thailand, the Thai representative of RSM International the world's sixth largest international accounting and consulting organisation has appointed Khun Lehum Chinnapan as its first female Director. 

Khun Lehum joined RSM in 2004 to help build the international and local Audit client base and since then, RSM has increased in size by 50 percent. RSM Thailand Managing Director Gareth Hughes stated: "Based on the growth, momentum and high-quality affiliate relationships established during Khun Lehum's tenure with RSM Thailand, she will do a superb job of implementing the organisation's strategy and ensuring, that we achieve the highest standards of performance throughout Thailand. Further, Hughes added that RSM International by coincidence is the only Top Ten international accounting network that has a Female CEO as at the date of this article." Khun Lehum is a Certified Public Accountant with a master's degree in accounting from Thammasat University, Bangkok and a bachelor's degree (honours) in accounting from Assumption University, Bangkok.

Khun Lehum said: "I am looking forward to taking up my new role and focusing on the practical delivery of RSM International's quality, value and personal service to internationally active growing organisations throughout Thailand and the world. Our stringent affiliate qualification process, partnership approach to serving clients, high-level account execution and vast global network enable us to provide our clients with a truly exceptional service offering and value proposition."

Subsequently and on August 2012 Khun Pannee Rungruangmaneerat was promoted to Finance Director of the RSM Thailand Group of Companies. Khun Pannee commenced her director role with RSM Thailand Limited on 7 August 2012 and she has gained a lot of respect from all of her colleagues and follow directors for the important work that she has undertaken both prior and subsequent to her promotion.

On May 2015 Khun Sunisa Sema was promoted to Audit Director with RSM Audit Services (Thailand) Limited which has increased the number of RSM Audit Directors to three (3). Both Khun Lehum & Khun Sunisa join Khun Surachai Damnoenwong’s Audit team as Thai qualified SEC Listed Auditors.

Gareth Hughes the managing director of the RSM Thailand Group of Companies stated “The RSM Thailand Group is proud to have Khun Lehum, Khun Pannee and Khun Sunisa as members of the RSM Group Management team and that their fully deserved appointments also demonstrates that the RSM Thailand Group is a “gender equal organisation’.

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