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Kornvuthi Lapprathana

Leaders Asia-Pacific 2022


Founder and CEO, TechUp





Kornvuthi Lapprathana is the founder and CEO of TechUp, the first social enterprise offering coding bootcamps to broaden access to tech careers and high-quality jobs in Thailand. In this role, Kornvuthi seeks out and trains motivated, high-potential individuals—regardless of educational background—to become software developers and connect them to tech jobs. He also leads Project Begin, a volunteer-based mentoring program for college students in Thailand. To date, Project Begin has matched over 150 students with mentors who help them build career development skills. Kornvuthi is passionate about increasing access to high-skilled formal employment opportunities and bringing about positive change in Thailand through new ideas.