Nguyen Hoai Son
Manager, Public Affairs and Government Affairs
Dow in Vietnam
Nguyen Hoai Son joined Dow in August 2014 as Manager of Public Affairs and Governmen Affairs for Dow in Vietnam. In this role, he provides Vietnam Country Leadership team for Dow’s government affairs, public policy, issues management, communications, reputation, public affairs strategy, corporate citizenship programs and actions for Dow in Vietnam.
Before joining Dow, Son worked for Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam as a government official since May 1999. From 2004-2009, Son served as a Commercial Attaché at Embassy of Vietnam in Tokyo, Japan to promote bilateral trade and investment between Vietnam and Japan. In August 2009, Son was promoted as Deputy Director in charge of South East Asian Free Trade Agreements negotiations and trade with dialogue partners.
He attended the Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Vietnam. Son is holding a Master of Law (LL.M.) granted by Graduate School of Law, Nagoya University, Japan. Currently, Son is a Ph.D in Law (LL.D.) candidate, 3rd year at Graduate School of Law, Nagoya University, Japan. In addition, in March 2016, Son has just obtained a Certificate of Lawyer Training granted by the Academy of Justice of Vietnam, Ministry of Justice of Vietnam.
Son and his wife, Nguyen Anh Thu and 2 children (one son and one daughter) live in Hanoi, Vietnam.