9th President | 2023-2024
Leading the Cambodian contingent to the 32nd Ship for Southeast Asian Youth Program in 2005, Samnang remains the youngest National Leader of all times. He was the driving force behind the empowerment to make all aspects of his contingent recognized and successful. This earnt Cambodia an outstanding and remarkable step-up in its representation in this major exchange program in the region. He continued to be an active member and supporter in the post-SSEAYP activities. Consequently, he became the Vice President of SSEAYP International Cambodia in the 2019-2022 term.
In his Vice President’s tenture, Samnang was the right-hand man to the President and senior leadership team to map out strategies and handle crisis in a strategic and acceleratory manner. Samnang was appointed 2019 SSEAYP International Awardee, the recognition thanks to his insightful and forward-thinking contribution to SI Cambodia. In December 2022, he was elected President of SSEAYP International Cambodia for the 2023-2024 term. Samnang is a businessman with entrepreneurial flair and a decent family man with 3 beloved children.