Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited, one of the largest manufacturers of PET packaging materials in Thailand has welcomed one of the region's foremost investor relations professionals, Mr. Richard Jones, into the company to take the lead in communicating with investors and the public.

Chief Executive Officer of Indorama, Mr. Aloke Lohia, said, "We are pleased to welcome Richard into the group as we want to send a message to investors that we will take disclosure and transparency very seriously following our listing of Indorama Ventures in 2010. We have developed a very good domestic reputation among investors for our corporate governance under our listing of Indorama Polymers and we intend to parlay that into an excellent global reputation in future."

Richard Jones is a familiar face to investors both in Thailand and around the world, having worked in investor relations for over 12 years, with companies as diverse as Shin Satellite (Thaicom) and more recently with Thai Beverage, which is a Singapore listed company.

About Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL)
IVL is one of the world's leading producers of polyester, including the raw material, PTA, essential for producing many household goods like PET bottles, packaging and polyester fibers and yarns. IVL's installed capacity for PTA is 1.6 million tons per annum, PET is 1.4 million tons per annum and polyester fibers and yarns is 0.35 million tons per annum. IVL operates 13 manufacturing facilities in five countries located in Asia, North America and Europe. IVL is headquartered in Bangkok, Thailand. For more information on IVL, please refer to