The new Privy Coun­cil ap­pointed by His Majesty.

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The 16 mem­bers of the Privy Coun­cil ap­pointed by His Majesty King Maha Va­ji­ra­longkorn upon his ac­ces­sion to the throne in 2016.

Gen­eral Prem Tin­su­lanonda, 98, Privy Coun­cil Pres­i­dent

El­der states­man; ex-Re­gent; for­mer prime min­is­ter (1980-1988); Privy Coun­cil pres­i­dent un­der King Rama IX; for­mer Army chief and for­mer supreme com­man­der of the armed forces

Gen­eral Su­rayud Chu­lanont, 75

Ex-Army chief; for­mer supreme com­man­der of the armed forces; 24th prime min­is­ter (2006-2008) as head of a post-coup gov­ern­ment

At­thaniti Disatha-am­narj, 74

For­mer Supreme Court pres­i­dent; se­nior judge and chief jus­tice in var­i­ous courts over three decades; law pro­fes­sor at Chu­la­longkorn Uni­ver­sity af­ter re­tire­ment in 2004

Gen­eral Dapong Ratana­suwan, 65

For­mer deputy Army chief; for­mer min­is­ter of nat­u­ral re­sources and en­vi­ron­ment; for­mer ed­u­ca­tion min­is­ter in the post-coup gov­ern­ment of Gen­eral Prayut Chan-o-cha

Gen­eral Kam­pa­nart Rud­dit, 62

For­mer as­sis­tant Army chief; for­mer Mil­i­tary Court judge; for­mer com­man­der of the First Army Area; for­mer mem­ber of the Na­tional Leg­isla­tive Assem­bly

Am­pon Kitti-am­pon, 63

For­mer sec­re­tary-gen­eral of the Na­tional Eco­nomic and So­cial De­vel­op­ment Board (2004-2010); for­mer sec­re­tary gen­eral of the Cab­i­net (2010-2016); ex-mem­ber of the post-coup Na­tional Leg­isla­tive Assem­bly (July 2014-Oc­to­ber 1)

Kasem Wat­tanachai, 77

For­mer ed­u­ca­tion min­is­ter; for­mer lec­turer at Chi­ang Mai Uni­ver­sity’s Fac­ulty of Medicine; ex-rec­tor of Chi­ang Mai Uni­ver­sity (1989-1992); for­mer sen­a­tor; for­mer per­ma­nent sec­re­tary of the Min­istry of Uni­ver­sity Af­fairs

Su­pachai Phungam, 74

For­mer Supreme Court pres­i­dent; se­nior judge at sev­eral courts; for­mer deputy per­ma­nent sec­re­tary of the Jus­tice Min­istry

Gen­eral Pai­boon Koom­chaya, 63

For­mer deputy supreme com­man­der of the armed forces; for­mer as­sis­tant Army chief; for­mer jus­tice min­is­ter in the Prayut Chan-o-cha ad­min­is­tra­tion

Ad­mi­ral Pongthep Nhuthep, 61

For­mer deputy per­ma­nent sec­re­tary of the De­fence Min­istry; for­mer chief of staff of the Royal Thai Navy; for­mer naval at­tache in Italy; for­mer di­rec­tor-gen­eral of Naval Com­mu­ni­ca­tions and In­for­ma­tion Tech­nol­ogy De­part­ment

Gen­eral Chalerm­chai Sit­ti­s­art, 61

For­mer Army chief, for­mer sec­re­tary-gen­eral of the Na­tional Coun­cil for Peace and Or­der, for­mer mem­ber of the Na­tional Leg­isla­tive Assem­bly

Palakorn Suwa­narat, 70

For­mer deputy per­ma­nent sec­re­tary of the In­te­rior Min­istry; for­mer di­rec­tor of the South­ern Bor­der Provinces Ad­min­is­tra­tive Cen­tre; ex-gover­nor of Chi­ang Mai and Pat­tani provinces

Air Chief Mar­shal Chalit Pook­pa­suk, 70

For­mer chief of the Air Force, deputy leader of the Coun­cil for Demo­cratic Re­form, which staged the 2006 coup over­throw­ing the Thaksin Shi­nawa­tra gov­ern­ment

Cha­ran­tada Kan­na­soot, 69

For­mer di­rec­tor-gen­eral of the De­part­ment of Fish­eries; for­mer per­ma­nent sec­re­tary of the Min­istry of Agri­cul­ture and Co­op­er­a­tives; for­mer ad­viser to the Of­fice of His Majesty’s Prin­ci­pal Pri­vate Sec­re­tary

Chi­rayu Isarangkun na Ayuthaya, 74

Lord Cham­ber­lain of the Royal House­hold Bu­reau since 2016; for­mer grand cham­ber­lain of the bu­reau (1987-2016); di­rec­tor-gen­eral of the Crown Prop­erty Bu­reau since 1987; di­rec­tor and se­nior ex­ec­u­tive in many com­pa­nies; for­mer min­is­ter of in­dus­try; for­mer min­is­ter at the Prime Min­is­ter’s Of­fice

Air Chief Mar­shal Johm Rungswang, 60

For­mer com­man­der-in-chief of the Royal Thai Air Force, for­mer ex-of­fi­cio mem­ber of the Na­tional Coun­cil for Peace and Or­der; ex-mem­ber of the Na­tional Leg­isla­tive Assem­bly

Privy Coun­cil Cham­bers

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