Thanika Chuakunta, Regional Operations Manager, Asia

Located in Bangkok, Thailand, Thanika oversees the operations of Axios’ healthcare access programs in the region.

Prior to Axios International, Thanika was a Product Training Assistant Manager at Unicity International, a health and nutrition company, where she led the development and implementation of all internal training initiatives. Prior to Unicity International, she was a Business Development Executive at Connell Bros. Co., one of the largest distributors of specialty chemicals in the Asia-Pacific region, where she managed market and product development activities throughout Thailand.

Thanika began her career as a Sales Representative at Merck Sharp & Dohme (MSD), where she was awarded the International Outstanding Sales Excellence award in 2009. As a Pharmacy student, Thanika participated in a range of learning rotations in several key public and private hospitals in Thailand and Singapore.

She holds a Doctor of Pharmacy degree (Pharm.D) from Naresuan University (Thailand).

Thanika is fluent in Thai and English.