Galileo Petroleum Ltd.

Galileo Petroleum Ltd.

April 20, 2012 17:30 ET

Galileo Announces Board of Directors and Advisory Board Changes

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - April 20, 2012) - Galileo Petroleum Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:GPL) announces that Mr. John MacRae has resigned from the Board of Directors and will join Galileo's Oil and Gas Advisory Board.

Mr. MacRae, M.Sc., B.Sc., P.Geol., is an accomplished petroleum geologist (University of Alberta 1970) with over 40 years of experience evaluating the geology and undiscovered petroleum and natural gas potential of the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin, as well as all British Columbia onshore and offshore sedimentary basins. His past experience includes serving as Director of Petroleum Geology for the Province of British Columbia: Ministry of Energy & Mines (1988-1998). Currently, through his private consulting company, he provides advisory services to major Canadian oil and gas companies. He is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta, the Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists, and past President of the Geological Association of Canada, Pacific Section.

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David Hottman, President & CEO

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