Alya Ventures Ltd.

November 26, 2010 15:00 ET

Alya Ventures Ltd.: Change of Director

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 26, 2010) - Alya Ventures Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:ALY), a capital pool company, is pleased to report that Bruce Cousins is appointed to the board of directors (the "Board") of the Company.

Mr. Cousins is currently an independent consultant. Prior to this Mr. Cousins was VP and CFO of Ballard Power Systems Inc. from April 2009 to July 2010. Prior to Ballard Mr. Cousins was VP and CFO of Xantrex Technologies Inc. from June to September 2008 and Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Aspreva Pharmaceuticals Corporation from February 2004 to June 2008. Mr. Cousins began his career in the pharmaceutical industry with Johnson & Johnson, working with various operating franchises for approximately 14 years. Mr. Cousins is a Chartered Accountant and articled with Deloitte & Touche in Toronto, Canada. Mr. Cousins holds a Honours Bachelor of Commerce from McMaster University.

The Company also reports the resignation of Amin Somani. The Board would like to thank Mr. Somani for his positive contributions and wish him well in his future endeavors.


Conrad Swanson, Chief Executive Officer and President

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Contact Information

  • Alya Ventures Ltd.
    Conrad Swanson
    Chief Executive Officer and President
    604-646-2054 (FAX)