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PetroMaroc names Thomas Feuchtwanger president, CEO

Staff writer | Calgary, AB, Canada | July 11, 2014
PetroMarocJuly 11, 2014, Calgary, AB, Canada - PetroMaroc Corporation plc (formerly Longreach Oil and Gas Limited) announces the appointed of Thomas Feuchtwanger as the new president and chief executive officer and a director of the company.
A seasoned geologist and petroleum management professional, Mr. Feuchtwanger graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Hons) from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa in 1973. He began his career as a mineral exploration geologist working in Southern Africa.

In 1979 he immigrated to Canada where he worked for 12 years at Gulf Canada exploring for and developing hydrocarbon pools in Canada.

At Gulf Canada, he earned positions of increasing responsibility including exploration manager for Western Canada, and business unit manager for non-operated enhanced oil recovery production. In 1992, Mr. Feuchtwanger was appointed vice president exploration at CS Resources, a Western Canadian junior oil and natural gas company.

After CS Resources was acquired, Mr. Feuchtwanger worked in senior executive positions in a number of Canadian companies including as President, CEO and a Director of Largo Petroleum which was exploring in Tunisia. Mr. Feuchtwanger joined PetroMaroc in January 2013 as Vice President GeoSciences, and was named Vice President Exploration in January 2014.