Chatri Sophonpanich

Chatri Sophonpanich (Thai: ชาตรี โสภณพนิช; Chinese: 陳有漢; pinyin: Chén Yǒuhàn; February 28, 1934 – June 24, 2018) was a Thai businessman who served as the chairman of the board of directors of the Bangkok Bank beginning in 1999 and he was also one of the CEOs of Thai TV3 in the 2000s to the early 2010s.[1][2] He was the second son of Chin Sophonpanich and father of Chartsiri Sophonpanich.

Chatri Sophonpanich died on June 24, 2018 of old age after undergoing cardiac surgery and on the post-op recovery process, aged 84 years.[3] At the time of his death, his family had an estimated net worth of $1.5 billion.[4]


  1. ^ Biography of the Chairman Archived February 28, 2009, at the Wayback Machine, website of Bangkok Bank
  2. ^ "ส่องความคิด-การบริหาร "ชาตรี โสภณพนิช" นายแบงก์ผู้เป็นตำนาน". Posttoday (in Thai). June 26, 2018. Retrieved December 20, 2018.
  3. ^ "โรคชราคร่าชีวิต 'ชาตรี โสภณพนิช' เจ้าสัวแห่งธนาคารกรุงเทพ". Thairath (in Thai). 2018-06-24. Retrieved 2018-06-25.
  4. ^ Chatri Sophonpanich & family