Board of Directors

Admiral Tanarat Ubol

Vice Chairman of the Independent Director Committee and Chairman of the Corporate Governance and Sustainability Committee
Age : 68
Starting Date : Sep 1, 2014

Other Current Positions

  • 2015 – Present Royal Thai Navy Retired


  • Master of Public and Private Management, National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA), Thailand
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, The National Defense Academy of Japan, Japan

Useful Past Experiences for PTTEP

  • April – September 2015 Deputy Chief of Joint Staff, Royal Thai Armed Forces Headquarters
  • April – September 2015 Director, Equipment Control and Industry Development Committee, Defence Industry Department, Ministry of Defence
  • April – September 2015 Director, Thai Aviation Industries Company Limited
  • 2014 – 2015 Chairman, Bangkok Dock Company Limited
  • 2014 – 2015 Chairman, Frigate Squadron Project, Royal Thai Navy
  • 2014 – 2015 Chief of Staff, Royal Thai Navy 
  • 2013 – 2014 Chairman, Royal Thai Navy Transport Helicopter Procurement Project, Royal Thai Navy
  • 2013 – 2014 Chairman, HTMS Naresuan Frigate Squadron Improvement Project, Royal Thai Navy
  • 2012 – 2013 Senior Advisor, Royal Thai Navy
  • 2011 – 2012 Assistant Chief of Staff for Operations, Royal Thai Navy
  • 2009 – 2010 Director General, Naval War College, Royal Thai Navy
  • 2006 – 2008 Commander, Frigate Squadron 2, Royal Thai Navy

Vision in managing the Company's business

PTTEP has set its vision as “Energy Partner of Choice” with the aim of expanding business opportunities in energy sector and technology while focusing on sustainable growth.  To accomplish the vision, PTTEP must be an  excellent and good organization;
  • “Excellent” signifies operational excellence in E&P business as well as in the areas of energy and technology.
  • “Good” signifies good corporate governance and appropriate risk management including strict compliance with laws and regulations, stakeholder value creation, and social responsibility.

Vision in performing duties that comply with Good Corporate Governance of PTTEP

  • Adhering to CG&BE principle of PTTEP; work with integrity, transparency and verifiable
  • Acting against all forms of corruption in PTTEP and all stakeholders
  • Operating all projects in accordance with PTTEP’s sustainable development strategy


  • Director's Briefing - Corporate Strategy beyond the Crisis, a Chairman/Board Perspective, Bain & Company, Inc.
  • Board Matters and Trends (BMT) 4/2017, Thai Institute of Directors Association
  • Strategic Board Master Class (SBM) 1/2017, Thai Institute of Directors Association
  • Anti-Corruption: Leadership Role of the Board, Thai Institute of Directors Association (IOD)
  • Risk Management for Corporate Leaders (RCL) 26/2016, Thai Institute of Directors Association
  • Boards that Make a Difference (BMD) 1/2016, Thai Institute of Directors Association
  • How to Develop a Risk Management Plan (HRP) 9/2016, Thai Institute of Directors Association
  • Ethical Leadership Program (ELP) 1/2015, Thai Institute of Directors Association
  • Director Certification Program (DCP) 204/2015, Thai Institute of Directors Association
  • 22nd World Petroleum Congress (WPC), Istanbul, Turkey
  • Maritime Joint Force Commander Course (Admiral Level), Hawaii, U.S.A.
  • Advanced Security for Senior Executive, Hawaii, U.S.A.
  • National Institute for Defense Studies (Japan)
  • National Institute for Defense College (Class 51)