Inca Pacific Resources Inc.
TSX VENTURE : IPR

Inca Pacific Resources Inc.

November 23, 2009 09:15 ET

Inca Pacific Appoints Andre Gauthier as President

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 23, 2009) - Inca Pacific Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:IPR) announces it has appointed Andre Gauthier to the position of President. Mr. Gauthier will succeed Michael Winn, who will remain in the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Tom Kelly will continue as Chief Operating Officer.

Andre Gauthier has over 30 years experience in the mining industry. He was head of Cambior's operations in Peru from 1993-2005. Mr. Gauthier played a key role in the creation of a junior market on the Lima Stock Exchange. He has been a director of the Sociedad Nacional de Mineria, Petroleo y Energia in Peru and was a founding member and vice-president of the Canada-Peru Chamber of Commerce. Since 2005 Mr. Gauthier has been president of Maxygold, a company actively exploring in China and Peru. He is also chairman of the China International Mining Group, an association of foreign mining companies investing in China.

Anthony Floyd, Chairman of Inca Pacific said, "Andre Gauthier is a respected member of the mining industry in both Canada and Peru. Through his involvement in the huge La Granja copper project he had extensive dealings with key people in both government and industry. I believe this experience will be invaluable as we continue to seek an extension from the Government of Peru for the deadline for bringing our Magistral project into production, currently set at December 31, 2011."

INCA PACIFIC RESOURCES INC.

Anthony Floyd, Chairman of the Board

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