Colonel Natee Sukonrat

Colonel Natee Sukonrat

National Telecommunications Commissioner

Education
  • Bachelor of Science, Chulachomklao Royal Military Academy (CRMA)
  • Master of Science in Electrical Engineering,   University of South Florida, USA
  • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, University of South Florida, USA
  • Command and General Staff College
Past Important Positions
  • Deputy Director of Policy and Planning Division, Department of Joint Communications, Royal Thai Armed Forces Headquarters
  • Engineering Officer, Armed Forces Telecommunication Center 1 October 2009
  • Department of Joint Communications, Royal Thai Armed Forces Headquarters
  • Chairman of the Working Group on Community Radio Broadcasting Services, Sub-Committee on the Radio and Television Broadcasting, 13 February 2009, National Telecommunications Commission
  • Acting CEO and member of the Board of Directors, TOT Public Company Limited, 25 June 2007, TOT Public Company Limited
Radio and Television Broadcasting Experience
  • Sub-Committee on the Radio and Television Broadcasting
  • Chairman of the Working Group on Community Radio Broadcasting Services, Sub-Committee on the Radio and Television Broadcasting,
  • Committee of the Working Group on Non-frequency Services
Telecommunications Experience
  • Acting CEO, TOT Public Company Limited
  • Member of the Board of Directors and Managing Director, TOT Public Company Limited
  • Chairman of the CDMA2000 1X-EVDO Project Steering committee, CAT Telecom Public Company Limited
  • Committee of the Bidding for Line Exchange Construction and Radio Station Network on CDMA System
  • Advisor to the Board of Directors, CAT Telecom Public Company Limited
Satellite Experience:
  • Advisor to the iPSTAR Project, Shin Satellite Corporation
Other Experiences
  • Senior Engineer Qualcomm Inc., San Diego, USA
  • Senior Engineer Globalstar Lab., San Diego, USA
  • Sub-Committee on the Study of Laws and Draft Laws Related to the Protection of the Royal Institution under the Committee on the Study and Enforcement of the Laws and Measures Related to the Protection of the Royal Institution
Experience as Visiting Professors at Institutions and Universities:
  • Now – Visiting Professor, Eastern Asia University
  • 2002 - Visiting Professsor, Bangkok University
  • 1996 - Visiting Professor, Mahanakorn University of Technology
  • 1995 - Visiting Professor, Rangsit University
Highest Insignia Received
  • Knight Commander (Second Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand, 5 December 2007
  • Commander (Third Class) of the Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant 5 December 2004
  • The Chakra Mala Medal, 5 December 2006
Honourary Awards
  • Vice President of the 38th CRMA Class (2006-2007)
  • Best Officer, Department of Joint Communications, Royal Thai Armed Forces Headquarters, of 2004
  • Gold Medal for Student with the Best Educational Records of the Year
  • President of the 38th CRMA Class (1989 - 1991)