The roles of women have changed significantly in recent years,

Women have been breaking barriers, achieving success and making significant contributions in many fields, ranging from community activities, business, education, arts and sports to national politics.

The Bangkok Post respects that the roles of women which have evolved over time and how women have become a key driving force in society and economic developments. Every year, extraordinary women from a wide range of fields who have inspired and driven change in communities and society through their pursuit of excellence are named as our Women of the Year. The Bangkok Post’s Women of the Year 2023 have been announced to mark International Women’s Day on March 8.



Nattamon Pisankitvanich

Managing Director of BNN Restaurant Group

Rising Star Entrepreneur

“As a young business leader, we admit that sometimes people may underestimate our ability, but we never let that stop us from doing anything because we know what we are doing."
ESG Investing Change-maker
Srikanya Yathip
Secretary General at Government Pension Fund

“Investors and companies now agree ESG is not merely a trend or PR exercise, but an essential practice that contributes to society and the planet.”

Patchara Pirapak

A Chef

Thai food preservation

"In the future, I would like to impart knowledge of traditional dishes and ancient recipes to the younger generation,"

Patchara Pirapak

A Chef

Soft power advocate
Danupha “Milli” Kanateerakul
A Rapper

"I don’t think it was that big of an achievement, but it is a successful step. There will be more steps that I have to take. This is not the final destination and not the time to stop,”