FPT Software Opens New Office in Thailand, Targeting the Country’s Top 30 IT Companies

FPT Software Opens New Office in Thailand, Targeting the Country’s Top 30 IT Companies

From Left: 
Khun Jarung Kiatsuphapong - KBTG Vice Chairman (1st), - H.E. Phan Chi Thanh Vietnam Ambassador (3rd), MR. Levi Nguyen – CEO of FPT GBI (4th), Khun Voranuch Dejakaisaya -KBTG Chairman (5th), MR. Nguyen Tuan Minh- Chief Human Resource Officer of FPT (6th).
From Left: Khun Jarung Kiatsuphapong - KBTG Vice Chairman (1st), - H.E. Phan Chi Thanh Vietnam Ambassador (3rd), MR. Levi Nguyen – CEO of FPT GBI (4th), Khun Voranuch Dejakaisaya -KBTG Chairman (5th), MR. Nguyen Tuan Minh- Chief Human Resource Officer of FPT (6th).

Bangkok, Thailand (November 23, 2022) - FPT Software, Vietnam’s leading IT solutions provider, has recently announced the opening of a new office in Bangkok, Thailand. This branch, targeting the top 30 IT companies in Thailand, assists FPT Software’s strategic move to expand its global footprint.

FPT Software’s representatives and distinguished guests at the Appreciation Dinner on November 22

FPT Software’s representatives and distinguished guests at the Appreciation Dinner on November 22

The inauguration was attended by the Ambassador of the S.R. of Vietnam to Thailand, H.E. Phan Chi Thanh, KBTG Chairman Voranuch Dejakaisaya, KBTG Vice Chairman Jarung Kiatsuphapong, FPT Software’s CHRO Nguyen Tuan Minh, FPT Software’s SVP Nguyen Hoang Trung, FPT Greater Bay Indochina (FPT GBI – a subsidiary of FPT Software) CEO Levi Nguyen, and other distinguished guests.

Speaking at the event, the Ambassador of the S.R. of Vietnam to Thailand, H.E. Phan Chi Thanh, emphasized the comprehensive cooperation between Thailand and Vietnam, especially in digital economy. The Ambassador also believes that with FPT Software’s IT capabilities, the company can contribute to strengthening this relationship and accelerating digital transformation.

The Bangkok branch is expected to address the increasing demand for digital transformation in Thailand. “We aim to grow our local workforce to 500 high-quality IT engineers in the next three years and accompany Thai companies from various industries, including Retail, BFSI, Manufacturing, and more.”, FPT GBI CEO, Levi Nguyen pledged. 

According to FPT GBI CEO, the new office could allow FPT Software to work closer with the leading enterprises in Thailand in digital transformation projects. “Our company’s philosophy is staying close to the clients. So, this office will allow us to serve them faster and more effectively”, Levi said.

“It also demonstrates our company's strong capabilities and resources in digital platforms like KBank’s Make and AIA’s Alive & Vitality, as well as other technologies such as Cloud, Data, Artificial Intelligence, and Cyber Security”, FPT GBI CEO added. 

KBTG Chairman Voranuch Dejakaisaya shared at the event: “I visited FPT Software's campus in Vietnam before, and I don't see much difference from Silicon Valley in the US. I am glad to have established a strategic partnership with a leading IT firm like FPT Software. They are dedicating over 100 experts to support our digital platform and core systems, and we plan to double that in 2023."

Vietnam and Thailand are transitioning into a digital economy, with both governments introducing various frameworks and projects, unlocking collaboration potentials between both countries' firms, especially in the ICT sector. According to Thailand’s Digital Economy and Society Minister, the country’s digital economy is expected to account for 20% to 30% of its GDP 

by 2030 latest . As Vietnam’s leading IT firm, FPT Software looks to promote long-term cooperation in digital transformation between Vietnam and Thailand. 

Over the last decade, FPT Software has had a strong presence in seven countries in the Asia Pacific region: Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia, and China (including Hong Kong), allowing it to provide end-to-end IT services to businesses of all sectors. The firm sets its sights on becoming one of the Top 50 global digital transformation service providers by 2030. 

Mr. Levi Nguyen, CEO of FPT Software-Greater Bay Indochina, Vietnam's leading IT solutions provider and a pioneer in digital transformation, in this respect he had an honour to be invited to speak on the topic of "Digital Transformation" at  APEC 'Thai-Vietnam Business Forum 2022" on November 17.  The event was organized by the Thai Chamber of Commerce and the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry, boosting the economy of two countries. 

The event was honored by H.E. Nguyen Xuan Phuc, President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. It was emphasized the comprehensive cooperation between Thailand and Vietnam, especially in digital economy. At the event, there were leading business sectors, both Thai and Vietnamese attended more than 400 people.

The new office is located at Thanapoom Tower, 10th Floor, Zone C, New Petchburi Road, Makasan, Ratthewi, Bangkok. THAILAND.

For further information, please visit http://www.fpt-software.com
Website: https://www.fpt-software.com/newsroom/

Do you like the content of this article?
COMMENT

Tuhao 'nominee' grilled

Patcharin Ittiwattana, an alleged close aide and Thai nominee of Chinese businessman and suspected crime boss Chaiyanat "Tuhao" Kornchayanant, appeared with her lawyer on Tuesday for another interrogation session conducted as part of an ongoing investigation into a major Chinese criminal syndicate operating in Thailand.

07:02

US judge dismisses suit against Saudi prince in Khashoggi murder

WASHINGTON - A US judge dismissed Tuesday a lawsuit against Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for his alleged role in the 2018 murder of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

06:45

Axa predicts substantial revenue growth

Axa Insurance Plc aims to increase its revenue to 5.2 billion baht in 2023, up from an estimated 4.8 billion this year.

06:44