The Luxury Network Expands in Thailand14th September 2019
The world’s leading luxury affinity marketing and business networking group, The Luxury Network, celebrates another milestone by expanding its global growth by officially opening a new office in the Kingdom of Thailand. The agreement was signed between TLN International Global CEO, H.E. Fares Ghattas and TLN Thailand GM, Elena Trunova in July 2019. Elena is currently a partner in the Premier Asia Law Firm located in Phuket, Thailand, although, her focus is now squarely on increasing awareness of The Luxury Network and expanding the membership base. Even prior to Thailand officially joining TLN, there has been substantial interest from prospective partners within the Kingdom to the opportunities which members can offer.
The Luxury Network is delighted at the prospect of opening the new Kingdom of Thailand Office which is strategically located in the centre of the ASEAN region. Thailand is a powerhouse economy within the region with foreign investment increasing compounded annual growth rate of 9.72% over the past decade. GDP has been growing without pause for the past 5 years with a healthy rate of 4.5% growth anticipated in 2019. In addition to a strong export-driven economy, Thailand has the added benefit substantial interest from tourists and expats wishing to find a little bit of paradise to call their home. Investment in quality luxury resorts, hotels and accommodation have been growing rapidly completing the market for quality luxury items and experiences.
Living in Thailand is very fortunate. The Kingdom of Thailand has a kind welcoming culture with approximately 90% of Thais being Buddhist, which greatly influences the culture of the country. There is a strong belief in non-violence, kindness and compassion which are deeply ingrained into everyday life. Thai’s are some of the nicest people you will ever encounter. They’re always happy, smiling, extremely polite, and helpful. You will feel relaxed and safe in Thailand. They call Thailand the “Land of Thousand Smiles” for good reason.
The Luxury Network was launched in London in 2007. It covers areas of the luxury market such as private jets, yachting, motor concierge, health & beauty, wealth management, premium real estate, exclusive travel, golf, jewellery & watches, entertainment, fashion, and many more.
Having built up quite an impressive reputation with more than 20 years of experience and offices across Europe, Australia, Asia, the Middle East, America, and parts of Africa, their membership portfolio boasts the world’s leading brands including Ferrari, Bentley, Cartier, Bugatti, Lamborghini, Bvlgari, Porsche, Bang & Olufsen, Sunseeker, Azimut Yachts, Panerai, Etihad Airlines, Rolls-Royce, Zenith, Sothebys Realty, and Tom Ford amongst others.