Htut Thant Syn was born and raised in Yangon but spent most of his teenage years abroad. He studied Business Administration on Webster University Thailand and got a Bachelor of Business from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) in Marketing Major.
He started his career at Myanmar Airways International in the airline industry in Singapore, where he lived for 7 years. He was responsible to develop new routes, to gain more market shares, launching events/promotional campaigns and relationship management with the agents. In 2012, he came back to Myanmar and worked for Hong Kong based Airline as sales & marketing manager. He helped to launch the first ever Yangon-Hong Kong route and beyond.
Htut joined Agriterra in December 2018 as a business advisor for Myanmar. He believes that his experience, knowledge and passion for marketing will be a helping hand for Cooperatives in Myanmar in professionalising and marketing their products/services.
Htut enjoys sports, particular soccer and swimming. He likes travelling, reading and also he is enthusiastic about technology and gadgets.