Industries
Insurance
Technology

Practices
Banking and Finance
Capital Markets
Corporate/M&A

Location
Thailand

Languages
Thai
English

Education

LLB, Thammasat University

Thammapas Chanpanich
+66 2056 5561

Biography

Thammapas Chanpanich is an associate in Tilleke & Gibbins’ corporate and commercial group. She advises and assists both international and local clients on legal issues surrounding P2P lending, crowdfunding, fintech, e-commerce, online payment gateways, personal data management, electronic business transactions, finance, and insurance. In addition, she advises clients on business partnerships and corporate structuring across a range of industries.

At Tilleke & Gibbins, she frequently collaborates with the technology industry group, where she has built up her expertise and experience in regulatory regimes affecting today’s cutting-edge business tools. She regularly writes articles on fintech, electronic transactions, insurance, and personal data protection.

Thammapas is a member of the Thai Bar Association and a lawyer licensed by the Lawyers Council of Thailand.


Experience
  • Worked closely with Tsar & Tsai Law Firm to represent CTBC Bank, one of the largest privately owned banks in Taiwan, in its THB 4.2 billion (approx. USD 128 million) direct acquisition of an additional 10.99% stake in LH Financial Group Public Company Limited, which owns LH Bank, among other subsidiaries in Thailand.
  • Assisted a global financial institution, an insurance company, and other local and international companies in conducting data mapping and gap analysis in relation to Thailand’s Personal Data Protection Act.
  • Advised a global payments technology company, one of the largest OTT service providers, and other local and international companies on personal data management requirements, and provided recommendations on preparation and compliance with Thailand’s Personal Data Protection Act.
  • Advised a global investment management firm on offering foreign securities in Thailand, as well as activities allowed to be carried out under Thailand’s capital markets law.
  • Provided advice on regulatory guidelines for electronic transactions and electronic signatures to one of the largest software companies in the United States.
  • Explained the regulatory requirements for conducting insurance brokerage business in Thailand to a leading global insurance company.