Xebec Adsorption Inc.
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Xebec Adsorption Inc.

October 29, 2009 09:01 ET

Xebec Appoints John Fyfe as Vice President Sales and Marketing

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 29, 2009) - Xebec Adsorption Inc. (TSX:XBC) ("Xebec"), manufacturer of biogas upgrading plants and natural gas and hydrogen purification equipment, announced today the appointment of Mr. John Fyfe to the position of Vice President of Sales and Marketing. John will be responsible for building and executing a global sales strategy to support Xebec's growth objectives in 2010 and beyond.

Prior to joining Xebec, John held senior executive sales roles within Parker Hannifin Ltd., where he developed the sales and marketing team leading to significant growth of the gas generation business. John was also responsible for successfully developing new international markets and establishing global alliances with third-party distributors and key OEM partners. John previously worked for Babcock Power and GEC Alsthom on the implementation of large-scale energy projects in the UK, Zimbabwe, India and China.

"John's background and proven track record are a strong fit for Xebec and our global strategy of building leadership positions in growing markets for our products," said Kurt Sorschak, President and CEO of Xebec. "John has led large sales and distribution teams and has achieved significant sales growth in major markets. We are pleased to welcome him to our team."

"I am delighted to be joining Xebec at this exciting time in the company's history," commented John Fyfe. "Global awareness of the need to convert to renewable energy sources continues to grow, which means that the demand for products such as those manufactured by Xebec will become ever greater. With its leading technology and top-flight team of people, Xebec is well positioned to take advantage of this growing opportunity. I look forward to taking Xebec's products to market and being an integral part of a dynamic and sales-focused organization."

John holds a master's degree from the Durham University Business School as well as an electrical and electronic engineering degree from Paisley College in the UK.

John will report directly to President and CEO Kurt Sorschak. His appointment is effective January 4th, 2010.

About Xebec Adsorption Inc.

Xebec specializes in the design and manufacture of cost-effective, environmentally responsible purification, separation, dehydration, and filtration equipment for gases and compressed air. The solutions we provide include natural gas and biogas purification, natural gas dehydration, hydrogen purification for fuel cell and industrial applications, and specialized solutions for other gases. Xebec also offers compressed air treatment solutions. To date, Xebec has supplied more than 8,000 adsorption systems to more than 1,300 customers worldwide. Xebec is headquartered in Blainville, Quebec, Canada and its shares trade on the TSX under the symbol "XBC". More information can be found at www.xebecinc.com.

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