10 August 2012 | News | By BioSpectrum Bureau
Syneron, Astraco Medical donate for flood relief in Thailand
The donation is for the rehabilitation of victims of the monsoon-season flooding in Thailand
Singapore: Syneron Medical, the global leader in medical aesthetic products and technology, and its distribution partner in Thailand, Astraco Medical Network, have together made a donation to the Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn Foundation to support victims of the severe monsoon-season flooding that occurred in Thailand in 2011 and continues to impact local communities. The donation to the foundation will help to support recovery in affected areas and provide relief for those impacted by the flooding.
Mr Miguel Pardos, vice president Asia Pacific of Syneron, on behalf of Astraco Medical Networks and its partners, presented the donation to Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn on July 17, 2012, at Dusidalai Hall, Chitralada Villa, Dusit Palace, the royal family's residence in Bangkok. Mr Pardos commented, "We offer our condolences to those who have lost loved ones and our thoughts are with all the flood victims. Our sympathies remain with the Thai people at this difficult time."
Mr Louis P Scafuri, chief executive officer at Syneron, said, "Syneron believes in helping others in need and giving back to the communities in which we live and operate. In particular, we believe in the importance of assisting the Thai people in their long-term flood recovery efforts. We are proud to make this donation in conjunction with our local distribution partner, Astraco Medical Network."