Our Management Team
Mr. Pheutsapha Phoummasak (Lao)
Mr. Pheutsapha Phoummasak (Lao), ex-scholar from Singapore Government’s Sponsorship, graduated with Bachelor Degree of Business Administration from National University of Singapore in 2003. After graduation, he began his first career in the field of consulting services for Rural and Urban Development. Thereafter, he was a co-founder of various businesses such as Fa-Travel (Tour Operator), AIFs Company (Property, Financial Advisory and Trading), Mix Restaurant, Sahamit Phattana Co., Ltd. (Energy and Agriculture).
In 2014, Mr.Pheutsapha was the founder of Asia Investment, Development & Construction Sole Co., Ltd. (AIDC). He aims to drive AIDC to the leading investment company in CLMV (Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam) and to promote a better quality of life for people and the country through good corporate governance and best practices.
He now acts as the President of AIDC and also holds positions in subsidiary companies. For example,
- Vice President of Asia Investment and Financial Services Co., Ltd.
- Vice President of Green Residence Sole Co., Ltd.
- President of Green Power Cooperation Sole Co., Ltd.
- President of Green Environment Sole Co., Ltd.
- President of MIX Vientiane Restaurants & Bar Co., Ltd.
- President of AIDC Green Farm Sole Co., Ltd.
Mr. Adul Chaiprom (Thai)
Mr. Adul Chaiprom (Thai), is Vice President of AIDC in charge of Business Development of Energy and Utilities, Real Estate & Property, Construction and Agriculture businesses.
Mr. Adul holds a Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering from Chiang Mai University, Thailand with Second Class Honor. Furthermore, he was a Royal Thai Government full-scholarship student to further study a Master Degree in Construction Engineering and Management from Asian Institute of Technology (AIT).
Prior to joining AIDC, Mr. Adul has more than 4 years working experiences in Infrastructure Development and Management for industrial zone with Siam Cement Group (SCG) both Saraburi and Rayong Province. After that, Mr. Adul joined East Water Group (EWG), which is one of the largest water companies in Thailand, listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), with the market cap greater than THB 20,000 Million. He has over 12 years experiences in developing water businesses with 11 successful concession contracts ranging from 15-30 years of concession period. When joining AIDC, Mr. Adul is one of key persons to drive and build up new businesses to AIDC, so as to be a trusted and preferred investment partner in Lao PDR.
Mr.Liang Dong (Chinese)
Vice President of AIDC in charge of Intrnational Trading.
Mr.Liang hold a Bachelor Degree in International Trading from Zhe Jiang University, one of TOP 5 in CHINA.
Prior to join AIDC, he served as Deputy General Manager of SANY Group / General Manager of SANY Overseas / CEO of SANY India / Executive Vice President of FOTON Heavy Duty Machinery BU, two gigantic listed companies rank TOP 1 in heavy duty machinery and auto industry in China with 15 billion USD yearly revenue each. He travelled more than 63 countries for over 20 years for promoting company’s overseas development, witnessed and joint the company’s overseas operation from initiation, reformation to stabilization, with yearly overseas revenue from 2 million to 1 billion USD achieved during this time together with team. His experience covers wide range of works such as international partnership binding, domestic & overseas marketing, trading system building, high level business negotiation and effective team management etc.
Now he is leading AIDC Trading and endeavor to drive this business unit as AIDC’s future core competency.
Dr. Somboune Manolom (Lao)
Senior Vice President of the AIF Group
Dr. Somboune Manolom , is Senior Vice President of the AIF Group. He holds Ph.D Degree in electrical sciences from Moscow Power Engineering Institute since 1989 and had been working in Electric Power Sector for almost 38 years starting from 1980. His experience covers wide range of works such as power sector development planning and policy, master plan studies and feasibility studies of potential hydropower projects, constructions of hydropower and thermal power projects, operation and maintenance of power plants in Lao PDR. Dr. Somboune Manolom actively involved in implementation of power projects, particularly the IPP projects of large-scale for export to Thailand and Vietnam. He had built up capacity, skill and experiences in negotiations for MOU, PDA, shareholder agreements, CA, PPA, financing agreements of 4 projects with loan amount of 5,040.25 million USD for projects’ debt financing and GOL equity financing for the 4 projects with combine equity loan of 536.64 million USD.
Dr. Somboune Manolom was appointed to many important positions with Government agencies such as CEO of Hydropower Office (HPO) for 7 years, Deputy Director General of the Department of Electricity (DOE) for 6 years, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Industry and Handicrafts (MIH) for 5 years and General Manager of Lao Holding State Enterprise (LHSE) for almost 13 years, during which he directly involved in developing Nam Theun 2, Hongsa Lignite, Xepian-Xenamnoy and Nam Ngiep 1 power projects with combine installed capacity of 3658 MW, annual energy generation of 21551 GWh and project costs of 6933 million USD, financing of which were provided by more than 30 regional banks, international banks, ECAs and IFIs, including WB, ADB and EIB.
Mr. Vichit Xindavong (Lao)
Senior Vice President of the AIF Group
He studied Chinese Literature and history in Peking University, the People’s Republic of China, and undertook a number of short term and long term courses in various countries including Australia and the United States. Mr. Vichit, a fluent Chinese speaker, joined Lao Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1980, and through his diplomatic career, he became Director General of Asia, Pacific and Africa Department, Lao Ambassador to Australia and Lao Ambassador to People’s Republic of China, and finally became the Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Foreign Affairs before he was appointed as the Vice Chairman of the Lao – China Cooperation Commission in 2012. During his diplomatic career, he was posted to China for more than 13 years, which he have acquired a deep Knowledge on China, and had also built the good relations with many senior officers and leaders of China as well as a number of Chinese Enterprises.
As Permanent Secretary of Ministry Foreign Affairs, with a good understanding on the international affairs, he had played a part in broaden the cooperation between Laos and the International communities through his close working relationship with senior officers of the partner countries, particularly of the ASEAN’s member countries. As a Vice Chairman of the Lao – China Cooperation Commission, he has involved in promoting and dialogued with many Chinese Enterprises, and resulted in the investment in Laos with the combined investment value of more than 10 billion USD from 2012 to 2018 by the Chinese Enterprises, he was also assigned on many committees to work with the Chinese delegations for many important projects in Laos including the 6 USD billion Lao – China railway project. Mr. Vichit retired from the public services at the end of 2018 and joint the AIF Group in the beginning of 2019.
Mr. Syamphai Bouphavanh (Lao)
Infrastructure and Security Director
Mr. Syamphai BOUPHAVANH (Lao), is Director of Infrastructure and Public Security, graduated from Banking Institution (Received Distinction: A+ GPA). Mr. Syamphai has been working with AIDC since the beginning of the company and has successfully completed many projects and provided professional results He is having extraordinary qualities and skills of leadership management which includes, communication, timely completion of work, negotiating, team management, and critical thinking. This has impacted directly to his sub- ordinate and their working skills.
He is specialized in infrastructure and public security development projects, which are one of the key factors for company’s growth. He is energetic and hard working towards his working commitments and we consider him as the best asset of the company.
Mr.Natthavude Lapkriengkrai (Thai)
Head of Engineering
Mr.Natthavude Lapkriengkrai is a Head of Engineering in charge of engineering design and cost estimate of AIDC projects. Mr.Natthavude holds a bachelor degree in Civil Engineering from King Mongkut’s University of Technology North Bangkok in 1997. He has over 20-year experience in various fields of construction, for example, factory, low rise and high residential, apartment, condominium and hotel. He also did the design and environmental management projects. Moreover, he has the experience in structuring design and cost estimation for more than 8 years. His work motto is “Ethics leads engineer”.
Mr. Wannapon Sukunthamala (Thai)
Mr. Wannapon Sukunthamala (Thai) Project Director is Project Director of AIDC in charge of Road & Bridge Project, Construction VTE Expressway No.1 Project, Champa City Development Project (Road Work) and Internal VTE Road project.
Mr. Wannapon Sukunthamala holds a Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering from Chiang Mai University, Thailand since 1994. Prior to joining AIDC, he works at STECON, TSS(TIPCO GROUP), TCP(TIPCO GROUP), TRV, TPC, SK and PCN Company (24 Years experience for Road & Bridge, Highway & Motorway)
Mr. Naresh Chanthaluxkhana (Thai)
Mr. Naresh Chanthaluxkhana (Thai), is Project Director of AIDC in charge of Business Development of Real Estate & Property Construction Management, Mr. Naresh holds a Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Mahanakorn University of Technology, Thailand.
Mr. Naresh has been working in the field of architectural, construction projects more than 27 years, including Luxuries Hotel & Villa, Shopping Mall Plaza and Retails Store, High Rise Building, Market & Food Service.
Mr. Pongsurin Chaicae (Thai)
Senior Project Manager
Mr. Pongsurin Chaicae (Thai), is Project Manager, in charge of Real Estate & Property Developments, Construction Businesses. Mr. Pongsurin graduated with Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering from Suranare University of Technology of Thailand. Mr. Pongsurin has been working in the field of construction projects for more than 16 years in many construction fields, including factory, infrastructure and real estates. Moreover, he has working experiences with the government constructions involving all construction processes. He is also a key person to drive the “Green Residence Project” which is a part of Property Development of the group.
Ms. Linda Sisoukham (Lao)
Accounting and Finance Director
Ms. Linda Sisoukham (Laos), is Accounting and Financial Manager of AIDC. Ms. Linda holds a Bachelor Degree of Dongdock University and Pakpasack Electric School (CPA). She has over 13 years of analyzed information and management experiences, starting from Vientiane Urban environment, then joined at Tuberculosis Project (Global Fund). She has joined AIDC since 2012 as a key position to set up and develop the accounting and financial system. She is our precious asset of the company.
Ms. Pimlada Akkarapiriyakulthorn (Thai)
Head of HR and Administration
Ms. Pimlada Akkarapiriyakulthorn (Thai), is Head of HR and Administration of AIDC. Ms. Pimlada holds a Bachelor Degree in General Management from Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University, Thailand. After completing her degree, Ms. Pimlada worked in Import-Export Trading Division (raw material, construction & decorative products, etc) at SIAM CEMENT TRADING Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of SIAM CEMENT GROUP (SCG) for 6 years.
After that, Ms. Pimlada joined a law firm, namely LEGAL ADVISORY COUNCIL LIMITED in Bangkok as an Immigration and Work Permit specialist, having responsibility in the Immigration Services to the clients for more than 11 years. Ms. Pimlada has keen skills in managing administrative duties and coordinating with various government agencies and clients. She contributes valuable and professional expertise to the company.
Mr. Adnan Ghani (Pakistan)
Head of Internal Audit Department / International Accounting (IFRS)
Mr. Adnan Ghani is holding Master Degree in Business Administration and Information Technology. He has professionally completed four years of article-ship (Chartered Accountancy) CA, as prescribed by laws of the Institute of Chartered Accountant of Pakistan.
Mr. Adnan Ghani is having over 15 years of experience in the field of Finance, Accounting and Auditing, Costing and Budgeting, Projects Accounting, Projects Evaluation, Project Completion Report, Asset Management, VAT and Taxation, Financial Reporting as per International Accounting Standard (IAS), Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and Lao Financial Reporting Standards (LFRS).
He has performed duties as Audit Manager in CPA firm in Chicago USA, Head of Internal Audit and Gazetted Accounts Officer PBS-17 in Pakistan, CFO (Chief Financial Officer) / Head of Finance Department in Cambodia & Myanmar, Country Head and General Manager in Lao PDR. Adnan Ghani has been a resident of Lao PDR since 2012.
In recognition of best performance and contribution towards the growth of Dow University Pakistan, he was awarded a Gold Medal by the Governor of Sindh, Pakistan. He is energetic and has a dynamic personality who strives to give positive results in the company. He is considered as the best solution provider in any situation.
Mr. Chanthavong Phanyasith (Lao)
Head of Corporate Budgeting and Costs Control
Mr. Chanthavong Phanyasith, Head of Corporate Budgeting and Costs in charging of AIDC and subsidiaries Budget Controlling, Fund Raising, and AIDC Business Support both in Laos and Oversea projects.
He has studied in Laos and Oversea, graduated from Lao – American College majored in Business Administration and achieved High Diploma from KPIT Information of Technology College majored in International Business Management, behind proper education backgrounds he also has fulfilled many Financial and Accounting (ACCA) and Business Management (Mini MBA) training courses both in Laos and Oversea.
Before Joining AIDC in 2016, Mr. Chanthavong has experiences in Financial Audit and Business Management more than 10 years and other 3 years with Telecommunication Service Business. He started his career as Financial Auditor with PWC Laos (PriceWaterhouseCooper) as Assistant Auditor and shifted to KPMG Laos (Audit Firm) as Associate Auditor together with served as Assistant Manager For Budgeting and Financial Reporting at Beeline Laos (Vimpelcom Laos, Telecommunication Company) where he has explored, experienced and studied from diversify field works then continuing his Professional Development with International Finance Corporation (IFC) as Assistant to Country Director, World Bank Group based in Vientiane, Lao PDR. With his many diversifies experiences and skills with mostly with International organization and top 4 audit firms can contribute expertise and be value asset to Asia Investment, Development and Construction Sole Co., LTD.