Ratiporn Ratcharoen (Ning)



Ratiporn (Ning) is East West Seed’s Chief Finance Officer and leading the development and execution of strategies and policies to achieve the company's financial objectives. She’s also supporting business leaders in delivering plans, budgets and ensuring the capital investment decisions are aligned with business strategy and yield the expected returns in line with the company's objectives.


Ratiporn brings with her over 30 years of experience in various finance roles and business settings in multinational organizations, locally and regionally, where she held senior leadership roles in Finance in manufacturing, distribution, and commercial businesses.


She is a devoted mom to a ten-year old boy and in her spare time, she loves to play tennis and travel with her family.



Team : Managing Board

Current position : Chief Finance Officer

Works for East-West Seed since : 2022

Based in : Global


Master's degree in Accounting and Management from Thammasart University and Sasin Graduate Institute, Chulalongkorn University

Certified public accountant

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