Kris Panijpan

Managing Director - Asia

M:+66 81 443 7848

Kris joined Aura Group as Managing Director – Asia in July 2018. Prior to joining Aura, Kris was Head of International Investment Banking at Nomura, where he led all cross-border transactions concerning Thailand, whether in M&A, ECM, DCM or derivatives. Kris has also held the positions of Head of Investment Banking, Thailand, for Daiwa Securities and Head of M&A at Siam Commercial Bank. Kris has covered a wide range of companies and industries, with an emphasis on Telecoms, Financial Institutions and Consumer/Retail. Kris has an LL.B. from Chulalongkorn University and an LL.M. and Ph.D. from the London School of Economics. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.