Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand

 
 
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Mr. Don Pramudwinai
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand

Date of Birth :
25 January 1950
Marital Status :
Married to Mrs. Narirat Pramudwinai,
with one son

Education : 

- B.A. (Political Science) (Hons.),
University of California, Los Angeles, U.S.A
- M.A. (International Relations),
University of California, Los Angeles, U.S.A
- M.A. (International Relations),
The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, U.S.A.

Work Experience

1974 :
Joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
1980 :
Chief , Commerce and Industry Division Office of ASEAN - Thailand
1981:
First Secretary, Royal Thai Embassy, Bonn
1984:
Counselor, Royal Thai Embassy, Bonn
1985:
Director, Southeast Asia Division , Department of Political Affairs
1988:
Minister, Royal Thai Embassy, London
1991:
Ambassador attached to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
1992:
Director-General, Department of East Asian Affairs
1994:
Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand to the Swiss Federation,
Holy See and Principality of Liechtenstein
1999:
Director-General, Department Information
2000:
Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand
to the People’s Republic of China,
Democratic People's Republic of Korea and Mongolia
2004:
Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand to the European Union,
Kingdom of Belgium, and Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
2007:
Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Thailand
to the United Nations, New York, United States of America
2009:
Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand
to the United States of America
2014:
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand
2015:
Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand

5 Aug 2020 - Present:
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs
of the Kingdom of Thailand

Decorations

2004 :
Knight Commander of the Most Illustrious Order of Chula Chom Klao 
2003 :
Knight Grand Cordon of the Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant
1999 :
Grand Companion of the Most Illustrious of Chula Chom Klao
1998 :
Knight Grand Cordon of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand
1995 :
Knight Grand Cross of the Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant
1992 :
Knight Grand Cross of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand
1989 :
Knight Commander of the Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant
1984 :
Knight Commander of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand
1982 :
Commander of the Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant
1979 :
Commander of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand

Training

1993:
The National Defense College