Aurelian Resources Inc.

Aurelian Resources Inc.

June 11, 2007 08:37 ET

David Lewis to Leave Aurelian on August 31; Search for Replacement CFO has Begun

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 11, 2007) - Aurelian Resources Inc. (TSX:ARU) today announced that David R. Lewis, Chief Financial Officer since July 2004, will be leaving the company effective August 31, 2007.

"We appreciate David's contributions to Aurelian over the past three years," says Patrick F.N. Anderson, Aurelian's President and CEO. "We wish him all the best as he continues his preferred role of taking private and newly public companies through their early development stages. Our search has already begun for a new CFO who will strengthen our team for the next stage of Aurelian's evolution - development of our wholly-owned Fruta del Norte deposit in Ecuador."

Mr. Lewis, comments, "Aurelian is well-financed and in possession of a superb asset. I am proud to have been involved with the Company's achievements, including sizable financings and graduation to the TSX. I have enjoyed working with the Aurelian team and wish them continued success."

About Aurelian:

Aurelian Resources Inc. is a publicly-listed (TSX:ARU) resource company engaged in the business of exploring, discovering and developing mineral wealth in Ecuador. The Fruta del Norte discovery lies at the heart of the Condor Project properties, located in south-eastern Ecuador and consisting of 38 mining concessions totaling approximately 95,000 hectares. Aurelian is committed to working with the government and people of Ecuador to achieve a modern, sustainable mining industry, which will play an important role in the future growth of the country. Visit for more information.

Forward Looking Statement:

Some of the statements contained herein may be forward-looking statements which involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties. Without limitation, statements regarding potential mineralisation and resources, exploration results, and future plans and objectives of the Company are forward looking statements that involve various degrees of risk. The following are important factors that could cause the Company's actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward looking statements: changes in the world wide price of mineral commodities, general market conditions, risks inherent in mineral exploration, risks associated with development, construction and mining operations, the uncertainty of future profitability and the uncertainty of access to additional capital.

Contact Information