Vitro’s New Executive Team

Date: 28 November 2008
Source: Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V.
Vitro S.A.B. de C.V. announced on November 18, 2008 the company’s new executive team that will report to Hugo Lara, CEO of Vitro, starting as of today.

Roberto Rubio, who was the President of Diverse Industries and Central Technology, has been designated as President of the Flat Glass business unit, formerly in charge of Hugo Lara.Roberto’s previous experience as head of such business unit will be a key issue for its future performance. The Technology function will be integrated to Vitro’s Flat Glass and Glass Containers businesses units.

Enrique Osorio, former Chief Financial Officer, has decided to retire from the Company. The Finance and Administrative areas have been merged and will be in charge of Claudio Del Valle. David González will continue as Glass Containers President and Alejandro Sánchez Mújica as President Legal and General Counsel.

Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: VITROA; NYSE: VTO), is one of the largest glass manufacturers it the world. Through our subsidiary company we offer products with the highest quality standards and reliable services to satisfy the needs of two distinct business sectors: glass containers and flat glass. Our manufacturing facilities produce, process, distribute and sell a wide range of glass products that offer excellent solutions to multiple industries that include: wine, beer, cosmetic, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, as well as the automotive and construction industry. Also, we supply raw materials, machinery and industrial equipment to different industries. We constantly strive to improve the quality of life for our employees as well as the communities in which we do business by generating employment and economic prosperity thanks to our permanent focus on quality and continuous improvement as well as consistent efforts to promote sustainable development. Our World Headquarters are located in Monterrey, Mexico where Vitro was founded in 1909 and now embarks major facilities and a broad distribution network in ten countries in the Americas and Europe.

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600450 Vitro’s New Executive Team
Date: 28 November 2008
Source: Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V.

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