รัฐมนตรีว่าการกระทรวงการคลัง - นายธารินทร์ นิมมานเหมินทร์

นายธารินทร์ นิมมานเหมินท์

14 พฤศจิกายน 2540 - 16 กุมภาพันธ์ 2544

28 กันยายน 2535 - 17 กรกฎาคม 2538


Date of Birth        :   October 29, 1945


Place of Birth       :   Chiangmai. Thailand


Nationality           :   Thai


Marital Status      :   Married to Mrs, Nokoni Nimmanahaeminda with no children


Address               :   26 Sukhumvit 47, Klongton, Klongtoey,  Bangkok 10110, Thailand


Education            : 
1964-1968 B.A. (Government - Honour) Harvard University, U.S.A.

1968-1970 M.B.A. (Finance) Stanford University, U.S.A.


Present  Position      : 
November 1997 - Minister of Finance

November 1996 - Member of the Parliament, Bangkok Metropolitan


Present   Activities    :  

- Executive Committee of the Democrat Party

- President of the Rama IX Art Museum Foundation

- Vice Chairman of the Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn  Foundation

- Director and comptroller, the Princess Mother Medical Volunteer  Foundation

- Comptroller, the Presthesis Foundation

- Executive Director of the Institute for Management Education for  Thailand Foundation

- Director of the Silpakorn University Board

- Director of the Chiangmai University Board

- Director of the Yonok College Board


Experiences   :
 December  1996-November 1997 
- Committee of the Financial, Banking  and Financial Institution of the Parliament


 December 1995-November 1996   
- Director to the Siam Commercial Bank PCL. Board


 July 1995 - November  1996
 - Advisor to the Board of Directors and  the Executive Board of the Siam Cement  PCL.


 July 1995 - November  1997          
 - Investment Committee of the Crown Property Bureau


 October 1992 - July 1995
- Minister of Finance (He was elected from the Democrat Party in Prime Minister Chuan Leekpai Government)

- President of  the Bureau of Crown Property Board

- President of the Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Co-operatives

- Director of the Secretariat of the National Security Council


 May 1974 - October 1992
-  Joined  the Siam Commercial Bank Ltd.

 - May 1974 Manager Banking  Department

- Dec. 1977 Senior Manager Banking Department

- Feb. 1979 Executive Vice President

- Aug. 1979 Director and Executive Vice President

- Jun. 1984-Oct. 1992    President and Chief Executive  Officer

  During this tenor, he participated in other activities such as:-

                 - Chairman of the Thai Bankers Association

                 - Senator

                 - Member of the legislative council

                 - The First  Thai Director of the Business Advisory Council, International Finance Corporation (IFC),

1971     - First National  City Development  Finance  Corporation (Thailand) Ltd., Bangkok

1970     - First National City Bank, Manila, Philippines

             - First National City Bank, New York U.S.A.


Honorary Doctorate Degrees :

1987  Business Administration, Prince of Songkla University

1992  Economics, Chiangmai University

1995  Business Administration, National Institute of Development Administration


Honour from the Journals  :

Banker of the Year  

-1984 The Journal of Money and Banking

-1986 The Interest Magazine


Royal Decorations :   

 5  Dec. 1986 Commander (Third Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand

 5  May 1989 Grand Companion (Third Class, Higher Grade) of the Most Illustrious Order of  Chula Chom Klao

 5  Dec. 1990 Knight Companion (Third Class, Higher Grade) of the Most Noble Order of the  Crown of Thailand

 5  May 1996 Knight Commander (Second Class)  of the Most Illustrious Order of  Chulachomklao


Institution Location :

 Ministry of Finance, Rama-6 Rd., Samsen-nai, Phayathai, Bangkok 10400, Thailand

 Office Phone: (662) 273-9797, 273-9799  


E-mail Address : 01000001@minance.mof.go.th