Former governor of the Bank of Thailand Vijit Supinit passed away on Sunday evening (Feb 11). He was 77.
He died from liver failure after suffering from blood clot.
Funeral ceremony is held at Wat Phra Srimahathat in Bangkok's Bang Khen district for seven days before cremation.
Vijit served as the governor at the Bank of Thailand from 1990 to 1996.
He has been Dean of College of Business Administration at Siam University since 2007.
Vijit has been chairman of SGF Capital Pcl since February 14, 2017, and chairman of Apple Wealth Holdings Pcl since 2014.
Source: Thai Public Broadcasting Service (Thai PBS)