Buncha Manoonkunchai has joined the Bank of Thailand for more than 20 years. His education background is in Economics and Finance. Currently, he is a senior director of Financial Technology Department. One of his main responsibility is to promote the adoption of Financial Technology and innovative payment products in order to enhance the capability of Thai financial service providers to be comparable with international players.
During the past several years, Buncha has worked actively in the area of payment systems policy. His important task is to formulate and implement the National e-Payment master plan, including PromptPay System and expansion of debit card usage in Thailand. He also plays a vital role in drafting the Payment System Act as well as the Payment System Roadmap.
Besides, Buncha has long experience in financial institutions policy and supervision. He used to work in the areas of risk management, risk modelling, and supervision of Information Technology of commercial banks.