In Memoriam: Uthai Ayudvongse ( Dr. Hervey Oei)
Uthai Ayudvongse ( also known as Dr. Hervey Oei) passed away peacefully on November 5 at the age of 94.
Khun Uthai was born on January 22, 1922 in Singapore. He attended the Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz and also obtained his PHD in political economy in Switzerland.
As the Managing Director of the Kian Gwan Public Company Ltd., Khun Uthai was one of the original founding members of AMCHAM in 1956 and was the last living member of the 32 individuals who were on the Chamber’s membership list that year. He was a continuous member of the Chamber for 60 years. AMCHAM maintained the Chamber office in the Kian Gwan building located on the corner of Wireless and Sarasin Road from 1973 until 2005.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to Khun Uthai’s family, friends, business associates, and all those who knew him. He will be missed.