Dr. Thitapon is a professor at the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce (UTCC) and research fellow at Research Institute for Policy Evaluation and Design (RIPED). His research interest includes tools in management science and data analyses, with the focus of using these tools in the field of Finance. He received a bachelor degree in Industrial Engineer from Chulalongkorn University. He has a Master degree in Business Administration (MBA) from University of Oregon and a Master of Science in Finance degree from Illinois Institute of Technology. He received a Ph.D. in Management Science with concentration in Finance from Illinois Institute of Technology. He currently teaches Finance at the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce at both Bachelor and Master levels.