Holding bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Business Administration from Assumption University in Thailand, Phanuphan has held a wide range of roles across international hotel brands and independent operators in Bangkok including Sofitel, Arnoma, Novotel and Le Fenix.
He also served as hotel manager for Let’s Sea Al Fresco Resort & Spa in Hua Hin, and as cluster general manager for a collection of hotels in Bangkok and Koh Samui operated by Compass Hospitality. Most recently, he was general manager of Siam Paragon shopping complex in Bangkok, operated by The Mall Group.
In his new role with ONYX, Phanuphan will return to Hua Hin as general manager of the 223-room Amari Hua Hin. Located along Khao Takiab Beach, the resort is home to the Shoreline Beach Club as well as a wide range of facilities including two restaurants, meetings venues and Breeze Spa. Commenting on his new role with ONYX, Phanuphan said,
“I am excited to return to the hotel business, and to Hua Hin where I was previously based. I look forward to continuing the success of Amari Hua Hin as its new leader, to nurturing and developing the amazing team here, and to helping our guests experience the best that this royal seaside town has to offer.”