Jirawan Taepongsorat (Jee), Financial Manager
I strive to develop the internal financial systems of Hughes Krupica to ensure it can operate in a digital and tech driven environment so that the owners and managers can keep the company stable, secure with good information to plan strategies and direct the company
  • MBA – Prince of Songkla University 2002-2004, Bachelor Degree Business Administration 1993-1997
  • Accounts Clerk, Chief Accounting, Financial Management Experience at Institutions and Law Firms – 1997 to Date
  • Able to handle raising finance, recapitalisation, Capital budgeting analysis, Forward Budgeting and Planning, Audit Accounts Supervision and Monitoring

Jee is a diligent and experienced finance management professional. Jee’s career spans Government senior accounting roles requiring extensive administrative and reporting hierarchical procedures to the administering of the financial function of an international private practice law firm.

Growth and Sustainability
Experienced Financial Management Professional

Jee is able to think and act beyond the restricted linear approach to monthly and yearly financial administration and instead participates actively with financial planning and budget management in conjunction with partners of the firm.

Participates Actively in Financial Planning
Collaborative Teamworker

Jee treats her role seriously, but is able to integrate into the Hughes Krupica team neatly and maintain an amicable professional relationship with clients, even when following up on outstanding invoices, reconciling them and producing accounts summaries.

Thinks and Acts Beyond Linear Financial Administration
Friendly and professional approach


Prince of Songkha University (Master’s Degree of Business administrator)


Ramkumhang University (Bachelor’s Degree of Business Administration)


Stree Phuket Schoool (High School)

Qualifications and Work Experience

Accounts, Finance and Administration at:

1. Tilleke & Gibbins International Phuket Ltd
2. Pura Organic Foods Lts
3. Kathu Municipality
4. Phuket Sealand Co. Ltd
5. Coral Island Resort Co. Ltd


Jee and family are passionate about enjoying and preserving the environment through sustainable practices and can be sometimes found visiting sustainable projects including wind turbine farms


Jee can be found spending her limited free time with her friends on adventures including canoeing.


Jee devotes a significant proportion of her personal time to enjoying her family time.

Jirawan's Social Networks

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