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Boonsithi Chokwatana, left, attends the opening ceremony of Kewpie Thailand's factory with then-Kewpie Chairman Yuichi Nakashima in 1990.
Boonsithi Chokwatana

My two Japanese 'comrades': Saha Group chairman's story (25)

Japanese friends I shared the hardship of running a company with

Boonsithi Chokwatana | Thailand

Boonsithi Chokwatana is chairman of Saha Group, Thailand's leading consumer products conglomerate. This is part 25 of a 30-part series.

I have become acquainted with many Japanese business leaders through joint ventures and collaborations. I consider Tadao Yoshida, founder of zipper maker YKK, Torajiro and Atsushi Kobayashi of toiletries maker Lion, and Koichi Tsukamoto, founder of lingerie maker Wacoal my business mentors.

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