Pattra Boosarawongse joined AirAsia in March 2014 as Chief Financial Officer of AirAsia Thailand and Asia Aviation PCL and was appointed as Group Chief Financial Officer on 1 September 2016.
Within that short time, she has delivered strong financial and operational results within our Thai associate’s Finance Department specifically and the company in general. In her role as Group CFO, Pattra is responsible for our Group Finance, Group Strategy, Group Treasury, Group Investor Relations and Group Procurement. She also oversees our shared service unit, AirAsia Global Shared Services (AGSS) in Penang.
Pattra is a Certified Public Accountant, having started her career as a senior auditor at Ernst & Young. She then joined Sony Music as its Finance Director and rose to become its General Manager. She also assumed a regional role as team leader to implement a new group Financial System covering 10 countries. In 2013, she played a key role in the merger of Sony Music with BEC TERO, and led the BEC TERO music department. Pattra graduated from Thammasat University in Thailand with a Master’s in Finance and Accounting.