Shell Thailand 130ᵗʰ Anniversary: Standing by Thais to Enhance their Quality of Life
Oct 01, 2022
On September 21st, 2022, Shell celebrated its 130th Anniversary in Thailand at the Grand Ballroom of the Capella Bangkok Hotel together with government representatives, partners, and customers. The evening opened with welcome remarks by Mr. Panun Prachuabmoh, Country Chairman of Shell Thailand, followed by speeches from Mr. Kulit Sombatsiri, Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Energy, Mr. Jatuporn Burusphat, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Mr. Sumet Tantivejkul, Secretary-General of the Chaipattana Foundation, and Mr. Istvan Kapitany, Global Executive Vice President of Shell Mobility.
The highlight of the celebration was insightful speeches from honorable guests from the government sectors who reflected their perspectives on Shell Thailand’s contribution to the country and society throughout 130 years of operation in Thailand, which helped enhance the quality of life for Thais sustainably.
Shell Thailand first began its operations in 1892 when our oil tanker reached the port in Thailand via the Suez Canal. Our relationship with Thailand has grown ever since. We have worked hard to meet the needs of Thai customers by providing an ever-changing range of high-quality products and services, all the while contributing to Thai society.
Moving forward and beyond, Shell Thailand is committed in its contributions to Thailand as a country exhibits promising growth potential and will continue to introduce innovative technologies and expertise to meet the country's energy demands. Shell Thailand continues to work with the government to support its energy policies and Thailand's transition to a low-carbon society in line with Shell’s Powering Progress strategy, and pledges to remain a trusted partner in delivering sustainable, clean energy while promoting both economic and social developments and the promise to grow alongside Thailand and its people.
Read more about Shell’s history in Thailand: https://www.shell.co.th/en_th/about-us/country-history.html
(From left to right) Mr. Jatuporn Burusphat, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment; Mr. Kulit Sombatsiri, Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Energy; Mr. Sumet Tantivejkul, Secretary-General of the Chaipattana Foundation; Mr. Istvan Kapitany, Global Executive Vice President of Shell Mobility; Mr. Panun Prachuabmoh, Country Chairman of The Shell Company of Thailand Limited; and Mr. Teeraphat Prayurasit, Permanent Secretary of the Prime Minister's Office
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