New Hire at Anatolia Energy
Appoints VP of Exploration: Martin Layzell
Anatolia Energy Corp. announced the appointment of Martin Layzell as Vice President, Exploration.
Mr. Layzell brings 30 years of leadership and technical experience in international exploration management, geology and geophysics. He played a significant role in the growth of First Calgary Petroleums Ltd. until its sale in 2008. During his tenure, FCP signed two concession agreements in Algeria, shot more than 2,000 km2 of 3D seismic data and drilled numerous successful gas and condensate wells.
The Company also announces the appointment of Rick Pawluk as the Company's Corporate Secretary. Since 2003, Mr. Pawluk has been a partner of the law firm of McCarthy Tetrault LLP where he has developed a corporate finance practice with a strong focus on junior oil and gas issuers. Mr. Pawluk replaces Jay Park who is continuing with the Company as a strategic advisor on its oil and gas operations.
Bob Spring, CEO of Anatolia Energy stated "We are very pleased to appoint Martin as Vice-President Exploration. With his extensive background in the exploration for and discovery of hydrocarbons, he provides exceptional expertise to lead our exploration efforts. I would also like to thank Jay Park for his important role in co-founding Anatolia and his continued support by agreeing to act as our special advisor."
Posted January 20, 2012