Sonde Resources Corp. Announces Senior Management Changes
CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/28/13 -- Sonde Resources
Corp. ("Sonde") (TSX:SOQ)(NYSE MKT:SOQ) announced today that its
Board of Directors has approved the following changes to its Senior
Effective September 1, 2013, Rene P. Beaumier has been appointed
Chief Financial Officer of Sonde. Rene is a Chartered Accountant and
has over twenty five years of accounting and international petroleum
experience. Since 2010, Rene has been a consultant, including acting
as CFO for Anglo Canadian Oil Corp., a Western Canada focused oil and
gas company. Prior thereto, Rene spent 17 years with Nexen, Inc. and
Talisman Energy, Inc. primarily on international assignments in
Nigeria, Sudan and Indonesia. Rene started his career with the
Calgary office of Deloitte LLP.
Kurt Nelson, Sonde's current CFO, has elected to retire after thirty
months of leading Sonde's financial team through its various
dispositions and the restructuring of its North Africa obligations.
Kurt will continue as a Sonde consultant to ensure a complete
transition of Chief Financial Officer duties to Rene.
Kerry Brittain, the Chairman, stated "Kurt was instrumental in
closing and managing the transition of Sonde's portfolio to its
Western Canadian and North Africa components. His leadership,
experience and team working capabilities were an important
contribution to the signing of the Viking farm-out in North Africa.
Rene Beaumier brings a wealth of accounting and international
experience to Sonde that will be important to our Joint Oil Project
and Viking farm-out as well as the ongoing strategic alternatives
process of our Canadian assets."
Sonde Resources Corp. is a Calgary, Alberta, Canada based energy
company engaged in the exploration and production of oil and natural
gas. Its operations are located in Western Canada and offshore North
Africa. See Sonde's website at www.sonderesources.com to review
further detail on Sonde's operations.
Sonde Resources Corp.
Chief Financial Officer
(403) 216-2374 (FAX)
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