GTCC Young Professionals

GTCC Young Professionals is a part of the German-Thai Chamber of Commerce in Thailand and provides a dynamic platform for enthusiastic young professionals of the German-Thai business community to develop their professional skills and business networking.

What we offer

Designed for young professionals, GTCC YP offers a great opportunity to learn from business leaders, connect with Bangkok’s young international community, enhance and develop professional skills through our unique business events, seminars and gatherings. We provide a dynamic platform for young professionals who are interested in professional careers, learning and networking. Are you one of them? Then come and join one of our events in Bangkok.

You will:

  • Be part of a network of inspirational young professionals
  • Get opportunities to connect with innovative leaders and managers in Thailand
  • Learn directly from successful and well-established professionals
  • Develop your leadership skills

Learn, Connect and Grow as Part of the GTCC YP 

If you want to actively engage in our network, organise educational events and gatherings, prepare business presentations with guest speakers and work closely with companies of the GTCC network, you are encouraged to be part of GTCC YP Team. 

The volunteers of GTCC Young Professionals Working Group will:

 > Act as an Ambassador of GTCC YP Working Group
 > Organise networking and educational events with guest speakers
 > Take care of our social media channels

We are currently looking for volunteer members who would like to invest their time and skills in our growing network of Young Professionals in Bangkok. If you are interested to participate, send an email to ganya(at)

GTCC YP x foodpanda and Rabbit Finance (14 March 2019)

On 14 March 2019 GTCC organised their first GTCC Young Professionals Event this year with the theme ''From startup to household brand – a fireside chat with the founders”. The guest speakers Mr. Alexander Felde, co-founder and managing director of foodpanda and Mr. Johannes von Rohr, co-founder and director of corporate development at Rabbit Finance were the highlight of the evening. The two entrepreneurs gave their audience first–hand insights and described their experiences with startups and brand development.

GTCC YP x Covestro Co., Ltd.,; Lufthansa Group Airlines and BMW Group Thailand (05 October 2018)

On 5 October 2017 at the GTCC office the Chamber, in cooperation with AmCham, BeLuThai, CanCham, EABC, FTCC, NTCC, ITCC, SATCC, TFCC, TICC and TSCC, organised a special GTCC Young Professionals (GTCC YP) event on “Meeting with the CEOs – How to Succeed in a Global Company” to mark the GTCCYP’s first-year anniversary. Guest speakers included: Dr. Daniel Koch, Managing Director of Covestro (Thailand) Co., Ltd.; Mr. Stefan Molnar, General Manager, Sales in Thailand, Viet Nam and the Mekong region for Lufthansa Group Airlines; and Mr. Stefan Teuchert, President of the BMW Group Thailand. They shared interesting stories about their companies with 150 young professionals during the Live Talk session and the fruitful network evening.

GTCC YP x Google Thailand (12 July 2018)

Inspired by Google's innovative and creative corporate culture, GTCC hosted the second GTCC Young Professional Networking Event with the topic "Google's Culture - 9 Principles of Innovation" on 12 July 2018. Over 170 people joined us and listened to our guest speaker Mr. Ben King, Country Director Google Thailand, who revealed deep knowledge into Google's innovative corporate culture at the Anantara Sathorn Bangkok Hotel that night.

GTCC YP x Absolute You and HappyFresh (21 July 2017)

Following the trend of “Healthy Living in Asia”, GTCC organised a Young Professional Networking Event entitled “New Business Models for a Healthy Lifestyle” on 21 July 2017 at the Siam@Siam Design Hotel Bangkok. A total of 120 participants gathered at the event, which welcomed two guest speakers: Ms. Claire Bostock, Chief Business Officer of Absolute You; and Mr. Benjamin Koellmann, Co-Founder and Managing Director of HappyFresh (Thailand) Co., Ltd.

GTCC YP x "All Chambers Young Professionals Networking" (27 April 2017)

A big thank you to everyone who participated in the “All Chambers Young Professionals Networking” on 27 April 2017 at CÉ LA VI Bangkok. We hope you enjoyed the event as much as we did and got together with many inspiring people out of more than 400 guests.

GTCC YP x U Drink I Drive Co. Ltd., (08 March 2017)

GTCC organised the first GTCC Young Professionals activity of 2017 featuring a special live talk on “Women in Business – Insights from a Female Leader” by Ms. Apinara Srikarnchana, Chief of Corporate Affairs at U Drink I Drive Co., Ltd. on 8 March 2017 at The Work Loft. The networking event attracted 70 participants.

GTCC YP x HEROLEADS (14 November 2016)

GTCC launched the second GTCC Young Professionals event on “Big data: How to align marketing strategies with today's Thai consumer” on 14 November 2016 at Mode Sathorn Hotel Bangkok. Co-Founder and Managing Director of Heroleads, Mr. Carlo Herold, was invited as the event’s keynote speaker. Heroleads is an online performance advertising agency originated from Germany.

GTCC YP x GrabCar (31 August 2016)

GTCC successfully launched its "Young Professionals" programme on 31 August 2016, with a special speech by Mr. Vee Charununsiri, Head of GrabCar, Grab Thailand, on “New business models in the digital world: How can startups compete?” More than 200 young businesspeople participated in the event at The Capitol by Water Library.