Athistha (Nop) Chitranukroh
LLM, University of Wisconsin
LLM, Georgetown University
LLB, Chulalongkorn University
Athistha (Nop) Chitranukroh is of counsel in Tilleke & Gibbins’ corporate and commercial group. Athistha is a highly regarded insurance specialist with expertise across a broad range of corporate and commercial matters. She leads the firm’s noncontentious insurance practice and counsels domestic and multinational clients on corporate, commercial, and regulatory issues within the insurance sector.
As part of Tilleke & Gibbins’ insurance group in Thailand, Athistha provides advice on regulatory compliance, policy wording and drafting, and underwriting risk assessment. She advises on the insurance and commercial aspects of market entry, regional operations, distribution and commercial agreements, strategic transactions, corporate restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, and employment, among other areas.
Prior to joining Tilleke & Gibbins, Athistha served as Senior Vice President – General Counsel at American International Group (AIG), where she oversaw all operations within the legal department in Thailand. She was responsible for a wide range of legal and regulatory issues in Thailand and throughout Southeast Asia and led significant restructuring, business expansion, and shared service projects. Before joining AIG Thailand, Athistha was a Counsel Member of the AIG Asia Pacific – Regional Legal Team based in Singapore. She previously worked in private practice for a number of years at DLA Piper’s Bangkok office.
Athistha is a legal advisor to the Thai General Insurance Association – Legal & Compliance Committee.