Forsys Metals Corp

Forsys Metals Corp

June 11, 2012 09:15 ET

Forsys Appoints Director Finance and Establishes Office in Perth

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 11, 2012) - Forsys Metals Corp. ("Forsys" or the "Company") (TSX:FSY)(FRANKFURT:F2T)(NAMIBIAN:FSY) is pleased to announce the appointment of Rowen Colman as Director Finance of the Company. Mr. Colman is a Chartered Accountant with over 25 years of global executive financial management experience in various industries. Previously, Rowen was the Development Director for a major sovereign wealth fund in the Middle East and guided the fund from start-up to a global powerhouse.

The Company is also pleased to announce that it has opened an administration and engineering office in Perth, Australia. The Perth office will be the focal point for advancing the Company's consolidated definitive feasibility study for the Valencia and Namibplaas uranium projects in Namibia.

Marcel Hilmer, CEO and Director at Forsys commented, "We are pleased to welcome Rowen as the Director Finance. Rowen has a demonstrated track record of obtaining significant financial and operational efficiencies. His experience will be a great asset to Forsys as we continue to advance towards development."

Our CFO, Craig Bamford departed the Company on June 8, 2012. Forsys thanks Mr. Bamford for his committed service and wishes him success in his future ventures.

About Forsys Metals Corp.

Forsys Metals Corp. is an emerging uranium producer with 100% ownership of both the fully permitted Valencia Uranium Project and Namibplaas Uranium Project in Namibia, Africa, a politically stable and mining-friendly jurisdiction. Information regarding current National Instrument 43-101 compliant resource and reserves at the Valencia and Namibplaas Uranium Projects are available on our website.

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Forsys Metals Corp.

Marcel Hilmer, Chief Executive Officer

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