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Gran Tierra Energy appoints president for Brazil business unit

Staff writer | Calgary, AB., Canada | September 3, 2009
Gran Tierra EnergySeptember 3, 2009, Calgary, AB., Canada - Gran Tierra Energy Inc., an oil and gas company, announced the appointment of Julio Cesar Moreira as president of its Brazil business unit, effective September 8.
Mr. Moreira holds an Information Technology degree from Universidade Federal Fluminense inRio de Janeiro, and a graduate degree in Marketing from Rio Catholic University.

In addition, he has attended Executive Management programs in Oil and Gas at Thunderbird (USA) and the Ivey Business School at the University of Western Ontario (Canada).

Mr. Moreira has over 25 years of experience working for international companies inBrazil in senior business development positions. Most recently, he was Managing Director for IBV Petroleo Ltda, and Brazil Country Manager for EnCana Corporation.

Prior to that Mr. Moreira was New Ventures Business Development Vice President of Unocal Corporation.