Dr. Pailin Chuchottaworn
CEO & President
PTT Public Company Ltd.
Starting from being one of the valuable management personnel in PTT's Group of companies since 2005, Dr. Pailin Chuchottaworn was promoted to the position of President of IRPC Public Company Limited in 2009 and was selected President & Chief Executive Officer of PTT Group in 2011. Throughout his career, Dr. Chuchottaworn has received various recognitions from many well-known entities such as the Talent Management Award from the 10th CNBC Asia Business Leaders Awards 2011, Best CEO 2012 from Finance Asia Magazine, Asia's Best CEO 2012 from Corporate Governance Asia Magazine and The Leadership Achievement Award for the Asia Pacific region 2012 from The Asian Banker Magazine.
About the Company
Petroleum Authority of Thailand, or PTT, was formed in 1978 to conduct petroleum and related businesses. PTT Public Company Limited was registered as a company under the Corporatization Act on 1 October 2001 with a capitalization of 20 billion baht. Currently, PTT is Thailand's fully integrated energy company with leading positions in exploration and production, transmission, petrochemical, refining, marketing,and trading of petroleum and petrochemical products. PTT is 51% directly owned by the Ministry of Finance. This year (2013), PTT was ranked the world's 95th-largest corporation in the Fortune Global 500.
Listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index2012, the PTT Group never loses sight of its Corporate Social Responsibility: environmental protection and preservation of nature. Through PTT's efforts,more than 250,000 hectares of mature forests have been added to the country thus far. Continuous improvement, benchmarking, monitoring of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions, and energy conservation are on the company's agenda for sustainability.