15th LAPET
Latin America PET Packaging, Applications & Recycling

28-30 Nov, 2017 - Mexico City, MEXICO

Marquis Reforma Hotel & Spa
About our Event Speakers
We pride ourselves in presenting to you accomplished leaders, authors and advocates with strong track records of achievement and vision in a wide array of backgrounds, professional fields and life experiences. We believe you will benefit from their years of knowledge and experience and also from the latest thinking and innovative processes driving individuals and organizations forward.
Dr. Frank W. Embs

Frank Embs has been driving product development and commercialization of specialty PET resins for Auriga Polymers Inc. a company of INDORAMA Ventures that was formerly owned by INVISTA since 2004.

In his role as Business Development Director he is responsible for developing and executing the global business strategies for the INDORAMA’s Barrier and Extrusion Blow Molding resin platforms and markets. 

He has driven the commercialization and managed the worldwide business growth of PolyShield® resins for beer packaging and initiated, facilitated and executed  the development and product launch of OxyClear™ barrier resin for packaging oxygen-sensitive foods such as juice, beer, wine and ketchup and has develop first commercial applications. 

More recently he is executing the commercialization of PolyClear® EBM PET, a new PET resin from Indorama Ventures for extrusion blow molding that can be recycled with PET. 

Throughout his career, Frank has directed new product and business and development initiatives including driving commercialization of SilGuard® high-barrier packaging films at Hoechst Celanese from idea stage to initial sales.

Frank holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry from University of Mainz Germany and MBA from IESE Business School in Barcelona.   

Dr. Frank W. Embs, Director New Business Development
Auriga Polymers Inc. of Indorama Ventures
New Developments on PET at Indorama
Day 3 [Thu 30, November], at 11:35 AM