Yukontorn Wisadkosin elevated to managing director of Ford Thailand
Prior to joining Ford, Ms. Wisadkosin served as AVP - February 18, 2013, Bangkok, Thailand – Ford Motor Company announced that Yukontorn Wisadkosin has been elevated to the position of managing director, Ford Thailand, effective February 13, 2013.
Prior to joining Ford, Ms. Wisadkosin served as AVP-Global Brand Marketing for the Minor Food Group since January 2009, where she helped lead the continuing successful expansion of The Pizza Company in Thailand and across international markets.
Ms. Wisadkosin arrives at Ford with nearly a decade of experience in the automotive industry, having served in increasing roles of responsibility with General Motors both in Thailand and on international assignments. This includes serving as managing director of General Motors Malaysia from 2006-2008, where she helped lead the revival of the Chevrolet brand and GM business in Malaysia. Prior to this, Yukontorn was based in Illinois, USA, from 2004-2006, serving in managerial roles on the Sales and Dealer Network Development teams.
Ms. Wisadkosin began her tenure at General Motors in Thailand, serving as marketing director at GM Thailand from 2000-2004, where she helped build the Chevrolet brand in the market through a series of new vehicle launches. ■