CEO's Profile



Neak Oknha So Nguon
Chairman of So Nguon Group or Companies
Date of Birth: 19/01/1953
Place of Birth: Doem Traing Vilage / An Lung Romeat Commune, Kandal Stoeung District
Kandal Province

Religion: Buddhist
Nationality: Cambodian,
Father: So Song
Mother: Chie Nai
Marital Status: Married to Yim Sitha
Number of Children: 02
1. So Dany (F)
2. So Dararath (M)

Son in law :
- Tan Phannara

Granddaughter :
- Tan Erica (F)
- Tan Nara Eddy (M)

Oknha So Nguon
Chairman of So Nguon Group or Companies
Establishment Date: 1993

Education Background
1961-1967 :  Wat Tuol Sala Primary and Secondary study certificate, Kandal Stung District,
                     Kandal Province.
1967-1974 :  Yu Kunthor High School Cetificate, Phnom Penh.
1974-1975 :  1st year of Pharmaceutical study at Faculty of Pharmaceutical, University of
                      Medecine, Phnom Penh.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES:
1975-07/01/1 979 :  Prisoner of Khmer Rouge Regime, Farmer, Peam Village,
                                Preah Neth Preah Commune, Battambang Province.
21/07/1979-1 993:   State Official of Agriculture Department, Phnom Penh.

Profesional Activities and Commercial:
1993 :  Director of So Nguon Transport, Import Export Co., Ltd.
1997 :  Director of So Nguon Hotel, Sihanoukville.
1999 :  Director of So Nguon Phnom Penh Dry Port.
2001 :  Director of So Nguon Warehouse and Containers, Sihanoukville
2002 :  Director of So Nguon Mechanized Cattle feed-lot Livestock, Stung Chhras village,
           O Bak Rotes Commune, Kampong Seila District, Koh Kong Province.
2005 :  Director of Hotel Appartment So Nguon, Beng Keng Kang Commune,
            Chamkarmon District, Phnom Penh
2005 :  Director of World Tristar Entertainment Co., Ltd (Cambodia) Cattle feed-lot Livestock
            and Manufacturing Products on 9800 hectares of government concession land for
            70 years, Trapeang Kleang, Chhouk, Kampot.
2006 :  Director of So Nguon Bavet Dry Port at Bavet Commune, Chantrea District,
            Svay Rieng Province, at Vietnam border.
2006 :  Director of The World Center for Wedding Ceremony, Exposition & Open Sky
            Market & Entertainment Center, Beng Tumpon, Commune Meanchey District,
            Phnom Penh.
 
Awards and Decorations
07/11/2000 :  Appointed as Oknha So Nguon by HM Norodom Sihanouk
18/02/2001 :  Chief Department of Energy
01/01/2003 :  Member of CAMFEBA in charge of Finance
27/09/2004 :  Permanent Member of Cambodian Transport Association
07/08/2005 :  Phnom Penh Chamber of Commerce´s Member, Chief of Finance Dept
07/12/2006 :  Vice President of Cambodian Micro-Financed Enterprise
 
National Construction Medal
12/12/2000 :  National Construction Gold Medal
28/02/2002 :  National Construction Gold Medal
26/04/2005 :  National Construction Gold Medal
26/08/2005 :  National Construction Gold Medal
28/02/2006 :  National Construction Gold Medal

International Awards
19/03/2004 :  Gold Medal from the 10th ASEAN Meeting at Phnom Penh
20/12/2004 :  Received Medal from Mekong of Commercial 5th, at Phnom Penh.
   
Neak Oknha, So Nguon received Gold Medal
from Asia Business Forum´s President, at Phnom Penh
Neak Oknha, So Nguon and family
   

Neak Oknha. So Nguon receives National Construction Gold Medal from Samdech Hun Sen, Prime Minister for his Buddist Temple constructions at Wat Anluong Romeat, Kandal Stoeung District, Kandal Province

Neak Oknha. So Nguon receives National Construction Gold Medal from Samdech Hun Sen, Prime Minister for his School and 8km length canal constructions at Samrong District, Takeo province
   

Neak Oknha. So Nguon Grand opening cermony and receives National Construction Gold Medal from Samdech Hun Sen, Prime Minister for his school constructions at Wat Tuol Sala Primary school, Anluong Romeat Commune, Kandal Stoeung District, Kandal Province