Paris Blockchain Week 2024


Thammarak Moenjak

London Office Bank of Thailand

Chief Representative


Thammarak Moenjak is Chief Representative, Bank of Thailand (BOT) London Representative Office and Senior Advisor to the BOT’s Digital Currency Unit. Thammarak has been deeply involved with BOT’s CBDC effort since the planning of its wholesale CBDC project (Project Inthanon) in 2017. A career central banker, Thammarak has also worked in the areas of monetary policy, reserves management, corporate strategy, and financial institutions policy. Thammarak’s new book, Central Banking at the Frontier: Creating a Digital Financial Landscape will be released in 2024 by Emerald Publishing in the UK. His previous book, Central Banking: Theory and Practice in Sustaining Monetary and Financial Stability (John Wiley and Sons, 2014), has also been translated into Mandarin. Thammarak has a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Melbourne, Australia, Master in Public Management from Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore, Singapore, and B.Sc. (Econ) from the London School of Economics and Political Science, UK. He was also a Lee Kuan Yew Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard University, USA, in 2013, and Assistant Chief Representative, Bank of Thailand New York Representative Office in 2008-2009, during the height of the Great Financial Crisis.