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Skål International Bangkok’s January 2017 Meeting


Our first SKÅL LUNCHEON of the NEW YEAR will take place at the Landmark Hotel, Sukhumvit Road (BTS Nana Station) on Tuesday 10 Jan 2017. 

To RSVP, please visit our Eventbrite page: goo.gl/nMJLpD

We have chosen an outstanding venue to whet your appetite and get you firing on all cylinders – the wonderful Conservatory (on Level 7) with a great lunch provided by Skalleague Glen Douglas and his team for a not-to-be-missed lunch. It will be our introduction to the start of a year of great meetings for our club in its 60th year.

Our key note speaker will be distinguished Bangkok Skålleague Tom Sorensen, Partner of Grant Thornton.

We are honoured to have Tom address our members. Tom will share his techniques of:

How to measure candidate intelligence and personality. 

[Tom joined Grant Thornton in 2003 and has now been recruiting personnel for over twenty years in Asia, Europe and Africa. His extensive network in the Thai and international business community comes from living and working over 20 years in Thailand, during which time he has been the Chairman of the Joint European Chambers of Commerce, a director in the Board of Trade Thailand, the Chairman of the Scandinavian Society Siam, the Chairman of the Board of Airlines Representatives and for 5 consecutive years the President of the Danish-Thai Chamber of Commerce.]

Refreshments courtesy of our sponsors PAULANER

Where: The Landmark Hotel,  Conservatory

(7th Floor)

When: Tues 10 Jan 2017

Networking: 12 noon

Lunch: 12:30pm

What: Western Set Lunch

Price: Members Bt 800 | Young Skål Bt 700 | Non members Bt 1300

Reservations: Eventbrite link: goo.gl/nMJLpD


Revisited Niçoise salad: Tomato water with balsamic caviar, spicy seared tuna, Kenya bean and potato salad, quail eggs, marinated anchovy


“Boeuf Carotte”: braised beef cheek with herbs and carrot, soubise mash

(potato base mash flavor with onion puree)


Baked Miso Hamashi fillet, pickled ginger, edemame, rocket salad


Coconut mousse, blueberry jelly, sauce cassis


Coffee or selection of fines teas Mignardises


Semi dried tomato, pesto cream cheese tart and wild rocket


Zucchini Tagliatelle, cherry tomato and calamata olive


Coconut mousse, blueberry jelly, sauce cassis


Coffee or selection of fines teas Mignardises

Skålleagues may like to view The 2016 Annual SKÅL/PATA Christmas Lunch photo album. It was a truly outstanding event and the organising committee would once again like to commend the SIAM KEMPINSKI for a world class event. To view the photo album, all pictures have been uploaded to Flickr https://flic.kr/s/aHskNdCbQ1

For existing Skål members you should have received your 2017 Skål membership renewal invoice already, payable by 10 January 2017. For any enquiries or new membership requests please contact membership@skalbangkok.club

Please see this page for details of the FREE Bt 4.4m Medical Repatriation cover that is included WORLDWIDE for all Skål members in your annual Skål membership fee. Emergency Medical Repatriation Expenses up to £100,000 in total includes 24 hour emergency medical assistance by Mayday Assistance.

I look forward to personally welcoming you to the first of what will be a series of outstanding lunches to kick start a great year 2017.