Khunapong Khunaraksa

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS AND STRATEGY, THE CIRCULATE INITIATIVE / CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD, MASY CONSULTANTS

Khunapong is an experienced Board Member for global organizations that work to solve Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) challenges. Khunapong is currently the Director of Operations and Strategy at The Circulate Initiative, working to end ocean plastic in South and Southeast Asia. He also chairs an Advisory Board for Masy Consultants, a social enterprise improving people’s livelihoods in Australia and the Philippines.

Khunapong is recognized as a Regional Leader in the Indo-Pacific, where he was the first Community & Advocacy Winner of the 40 Under 40: Most Influential Asian-Australian Awards. He has advised over 30 organizations to build and scale new initiatives across five geographies.

Previously, Khunapong was an Advisor to the Australian Government to address Asia’s water and sanitation crisis and a Board Member of Gravity Water, a U.S. rainwater harvesting technology nonprofit. He built a new multi-million dollar program in Asia for Water.org, a global award-winning water nonprofit, and spearheaded business expansion into Myanmar for TEAM GROUP, Thailand’s largest consulting engineering company.

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