Tap Oil Appoints New Ventures Manager

Tap Oil Limited reports that Mr. Bob Cassie has been appointed as Taps New Ventures Manager.

Mr. Cassie joins Tap with over 28 years of experience in oil and gas exploration and development. Bob had an extensive career at Ampolex Limited and subsequently Mobil Oil during which he held a variety of technical and management roles covering international and Australian exploration and development projects. At Mobil he was responsible for the acquisition and exploration of the deepwater acreage containing the giant Jansz gas field and other discoveries. More recently he was Africa Manager and subsequently Exploration Manager for Hardman Resources where he was responsible for the successful Ugandan exploration program, which resulted in the first discoveries in this exciting new basin.

Tap's Managing Director, Mr. Paul Underwood, said Tap is very pleased to have Bob Cassie join the management team. Bob's experience and proven record of creating shareholder value in Australia and internationally will add significantly to the strength of the senior management team as the growth and transformation of Tap continues.

Mr. Cassie has Bachelor of Science in Geology from the University of Sydney. He will commence with Tap on the 1st of August.