Mahidol University International College (MUIC) held a memorial service for Ajarn Rattakarn Komonrat, a senior lecturer of the Business Administration Division on October 30, 2018 at Aditayathorn Building’s Charinyarasmi Hall.
Ajarn Rattakarn, 40, passed away in a car accident on October 17, 2018 in Bangkok. Having taught for 10 years in the Business Administration Division, he also held several administration positions including Program Director of Business Economics. A member of MUIC’s Class of 2001, he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree major in Business Administration. He later obtained a Master’s degree in International Economics Relations from the University of Konstanz.
Assoc. Prof. Chulathida Chomchai, MD, MUIC Dean, delivered the main eulogy during the memorial service attended by approximately 400 people. Ajarn Rattakarn’s colleagues Dr. Dolchai La-Ornual and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pandej Chintrakarn from the Business Administration Division; and Ajarn Michael Naglis from the Tourism and Hospitality Division; along with several of his students, also gave speeches in his honor.
His mother, Mrs. Riraporn Komonrat, delivered a speech thanking everyone.
As the event concluded, the guests placed flowers before Ajarn Rattakarn’s portrait before leaving the hall.