On 7 July 2016, H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag met with Mr. Tadao Kamei, President and CEO of Nikken Sekkei Co., Ltd. at the company's headquarters in Tokyo. Nikkei Sekkei is the third largest architecture firm in the world.
On this occasion, the Ambassador persuaded Nikkei Sekkiei to establish an International Headquarters in Thailand in order to receive investment privileges as well as allowing them to gain convenient access to the ASEAN market. In addition, the Ambassador used this opportunity to visit Thai employees working there.