Andrew Wood, President of Skål International Bangkok

Andrew Wood elected President of Skål International Bangkok for a second consecutive term.


At a packed AGM meeting following the monthly networking luncheon held on Tuesday 10th March 2020 at the Hyatt Regency Bangkok hotel, in a unanimous show of support, Andrew Wood was elected President and Tom Sorensen Vice President of the Bangkok Skål Club.

Mr. Wood was elected in March 2018 and following his 2-year term was re-elected for a second term 2020-22.

Last year the Bangkok club won the coveted Skål International ’Club of the Year’ award which was presented during the Miami Skål International World Congress 2019. At the same congress Mr. Wood was made a Membre D’Honneur awardee, Skål International’s highest award.

Andrew Wood has held the following Skål International positions:

Skål International History

  • Skål International Bangkok Member since 20 Aug 1992 (28yrs)

  • Skål International Bangkok EXCOM Dir 1994-1998

  • Skål International Bangkok Vice President 1998 – 2000

  • Skål International Pattaya SEC 2000-2003

  • Skål International Pattaya Vice President 2003-2005                               

  • Skål International Thailand NATCOM Dir 2001-2006                 

  • Skål International Thailand Intl. Councillor 2006-2010

  • Skål International AA DIR DEVEL 2005-2009

  • Skål International Bangkok President 2008-2010

  • Skål International AA Vice President Southeast Asia 2009- 2010

  • Skål International Director Executive Board 2010-2011

  • Skål International Thailand President 2012-14

  • Skål International Bangkok Pr & Comms 2016-18

  • Skål International AA Vice President Southeast Asia 2017-20 PRESENT

  • Skål International Thailand Vice President 2019-21 PRESENT

  • Skål International Bangkok President 2018-2022 PRESENT


The new Executive Committee of Skål International Bangkok 2020-2022 e

lected on 10th March 2020 was:

  • President: Andrew J Wood

  • Vice President & Membership: Tom Sorensen

  • Secretary: Michael Bamberg

  • Treasurer: Andres Rubio

  • Events: Pichai Visutriratana

  • Public Relations: Marvin Bemand

  • Young Skål Director: Scott Smith PhD

  • Director Digital Marketing: James Thurlby

  • Director & Advisor to the Board: Eric Hallin

  • Auditor: Peter Baines

Congratulations to all!

Members of the Skål International Bangkok executive committee 2020‐22. From left to right: James Thurlby, Peter Baines, Andres Rubio, Tom Sorensen, President Andrew J Wood, Marvin Bemand, Michael Bamberg, Pichai Visutriratana and not pictured Dr. Scott Smith and Eric Hallin.