Prasert Prasarttong-Osoth (Thai: ปราเสริฐ ปราสาททองโอสถ, born 22 March 1933) is a Thai billionaire businessman, former surgeon and the founder and owner of Bangkok Dusit Medical Services, Thailand's largest private health care group, and the owner of a regional airline, Bangkok Airways.
|Born||22 March 1933|
|Education||Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University|
|Known for||Founder and owner, Bangkok Dusit Medical Services|
Owner, Bangkok Airways
|Net worth||US$2.4 billion (January 2021)|
He received a bachelor's degree from Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, after which he qualified as a medical doctor.
He owns Bangkok Dusit Medical Services, Thailand's largest private health care group, and a regional airline, Bangkok Airways. He is president and CEO of Bangkok Dusit, and CEO and vice chairman of Bangkok Airways.
In January 2019, the Securities and Exchange Commission of Thailand fined Prasert and his daughter 500 million baht for insider trading of Bangkok Airways shares.
- "รวยจริงเขาคือใคร! 10 รู้จัก ปราเสริฐ ปราสาททองโอสถ แชมป์เศรษฐีหุ้นไทย". thairath.co.th. Retrieved 30 August 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Forbes profile: Prasert Prasarttong-Osoth". Forbes. Retrieved 12 January 2021. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Executive Profile* Prasert Prasarttong-Osoth M.D." bloomberg. Retrieved 25 October 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- Reuters Staff (February 11, 2019). "Thai tycoon agrees to pay fine for Bangkok Airways share trading: regulator" – via www.reuters.com.