San Leon Appoints New Board Members

San Leon announced the appointments to the Board of Dr. John Buggenhagen as Director of Exploration and Daniel Martin as a Non Executive Director. Both of these appointments take place with immediate effect. 

Dr. John Buggenhagen (41) has been Vice President of Exploration at San Leon and managing the exploration office in Warsaw, Poland, since 2009. He is an exploration geophysicist and proven "oil finder" with more than 15 years experience developing exploration opportunities in North America and Europe. John has a B.S. in Geophysics from the University of Arizona and a M.S and Ph.D. in Geophysics from the University of Wyoming. 

(Thomas) Daniel Martin Jr. (52), is a London based commercial lawyer and graduate of Cambridge University, the University of South Carolina, and The American University Law School in Washington, DC. He has extensive legal and corporate finance experience in London and Washington DC and has been a political adviser to two British MP's and two US senators. Additionally he was former legal adviser to Nissan, Chrysler and Texaco. 

Oisín Fanning, Chairman of San Leon commented, "We are delighted to welcome both Daniel and John to the Board.

Daniel brings a wealth of expertise that will complement those of the Board and has an intrinsic knowledge of the oil and gas industry and international corporate finance. 

John has been with us over a year now and has immense industry and shale gas expertise. In that time he has become an integral part of the team and his ascension to the Board as Director of Exploration is recognition of the role he has played at the company in that time.

We look forward to their contribution and working with them as we continue to aggressively develop our exciting portfolio."