Athistha (Nop) Chitranukroh is a partner and director of Tilleke & Gibbins’ corporate and commercial group, head of the firm’s insurance practice, and joint head of the firm’s technology industry group. She represents multinational and local insurers and reinsurers on a range of key matters, including market entry, M&As, insurtech, and regulatory compliance across Southeast Asia. She also regularly advises technology clients on privacy and data protection, fintech, regtech, digital currencies, and more.
Prior to joining Tilleke & Gibbins, Nop served as General Counsel of an American multinational corporation, listed on the New York Stock Exchange, where she oversaw all operations within the legal department in Thailand. She was responsible for a wide range of legal and regulatory issues in Thailand and other Southeast Asian countries, and led significant restructuring, business expansion, and regional shared service projects. Nop was previously an Asia-Pacific Regional Legal Counsel for the same multinational corporation in Singapore. She also worked in private practice for almost a decade at the Bangkok office of a leading international law firm.
She serves as an advisor to the Thai General Insurance Association, an advisory board member of Insurtech Asia, the firm’s representative to the Thai Fintech Association, and a Certified Information Privacy Professional/Asia (CIPP/A) with the International Association of Privacy Professionals. Nop is ranked as a Band 2 practitioner in two areas of insurance and TMT by Chambers Asia-Pacific and The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, and in 2018, was named one of Asia’s top 40 lawyers under 40 by Thomson Reuters’ Asian Legal Business.
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