Zoological Park Organisation (ZPO) chief Sunchai Jullamon has tendered his resignation to the ZPO board after pressure from zoo staff.
ZPO board chairwoman Srirat Rastapana told about 100 staff who gathered at Dusit Zoo on Friday evening that the board had approved Mr Sunchai's resignation, which would take effect on Nov 4, said veterinarian Boripat Siriaroonrat, who led the ouster campaign.
The ZPO chief's opponents had demanded that Mr Sunchai quit, saying the former banker lacked proper qualifications and had no experience in administering a wildlife-related organisation. They also claimed the selection process was dubious.
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