Canadian Superior Names Country Manager for Trinidad & Tobago

Canadian Superior Energy has appointed Mr. Roger De Freitas as Country Manager of Canadian Superior's operations in Trinidad and Tobago.

Mr. De Freitas has been appointed Country Manager to assist Canadian Superior and its offshore drilling staff in expediting drilling operations planned for later this year in Trinidad and Tobago. Mr. De Freitas started his career in the oilfield in Trinidad and Tobago with Rooks Oilfield and Engineering Supplies and later joined Santa Fe Drilling Company beginning his career with Santa Fe working offshore off the East Coast of Trinidad. During his world-wide 28 year career with Santa Fe, Mr. De Freitas held various supervisory and managerial positions both on and offshore including Country Manager (for semi-submersible drilling offshore Trinidad), Country Manager (for jack up drilling offshore Vietnam/Brunei), Area Manager and Vice President (North Sea/Canada) and Vice President - New Construction (USA/Singapore).

Canadian Superior's President & CEO, Greg Noval, said today, "We are pleased to welcome Roger on board with Canadian Superior in Trinidad and Tobago. Roger brings extensive world-wide and local Trinidad and Tobago experience to Canadian Superior and complements Canadian Superior's existing experienced offshore drilling team who are preparing to commence drilling later this year in Trinidad and Tobago."