Philip A Baechtold
Owner, Baechtold Limited
Co-founder of Baechtold along with his wife Dr Soipetch Resanond, Philip Baechtold settled in Thailand nearly 30 years ago after a stint spent working in Japan with Swiss gems and jewellery trader Golay Buchel. The company is now run by the second generation of Baechtolds and distributes Corum, Parmigiani, Faberge and Century watches and jewellery through Cadeaux Jewelry in Gaysorn Village. The holder of a master’s in Thai studies from Chulalongkorn University, he is a committed Rotarian and his preferred leisure pursuits are photography and motorcycle touring.