Rungsun is a highly motivated professional with over a decade of experience in advancing Thailand’s health promotion in the global health arena. As ThaiHealth’s International Relations (IR) team lead, he oversaw ThaiHealth’s overall IR strategies and was instrumental in coordinating ThaiHealth’s key collaborations with strategic partners, such as the World Health Organization-HQ, WHO-SEARO and Singapore Health Promotion Board. Over the years, he has actively participated in many key global health forums, such as the UN High Level Meeting on NCD, the World Health Assembly, and the Prince Mahidol Award Conference. Notably, he has been invited as a resource person to share lessons learned to other developing countries about setting up and running of an innovative health financing mechanism like ThaiHealth. He also served as a secretariat in the planning and organizing a number of health promotion conferences, such as the 21st IUHPE World Conference on Health Promotion 2013 and the 6th ISPAH Congress on Physical Activity 2016.
In his spare time, Rungsun enjoys running for health (where he has completed a number of marathons), practicing meditation, and nature traveling.