SOURCE: Guar Global Ltd.

Guar Global Ltd.

August 19, 2013 09:00 ET

Guar Global Confirms Appointment of Agri-Business Veteran as General Manager for India Operations

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - Aug 19, 2013) - Guar Global Ltd. (OTCQB: GGBL) ("Guar Global" or the "Company"), a company aiming to implement innovative technologies and methods to increase crop yields of guar, an organic gelling agent used extensively in hydraulic fracturing by the oil and gas sector, is pleased to confirm the appointment of Mr. Ganesh Prajapat as General Manager of India based operations.

Mr. Prajapat is a leading agriculture consultant within the Republic of India. He is the first, and currently leading, agricultural consultant specializing in Guar cultivation and processing. He is a native of western Rajasthan, the major guar growing region in the world. He possesses in-depth and extensive academic and practical knowledge of guar cultivation and related processing technologies.

Mr. Prajapat has provided his services to a number of domestic and overseas clients. In this regard, he regularly provides consultancy and training, organizes industrial visits and seminars for various interests, focused on agricultural and technological R&D innovation, as well as many other related topics. He has served leading non-governmental organizations in the agriculture and rural development sector and organized promotions spotlighting organic agriculture with the "National Horticulture Mission" under the auspices of the Government of India. He is an acknowledged authority in the areas of organic cultivation, certification, and management.

Mr. Prajapat regularly contributes to a number of major agricultural periodicals where he provides content on a variety of issues through speaking engagements, community discussions, blogs, and B2B websites. He is a prodigious writer and his blog (www.guarcultivationinindia.blogspot.com) is quoted extensively. He is a B.Sc.(agriculture science) honours graduate from the College of Agriculture, Bikaner (Rajasthan), India. He also holds a post graduate degree in management. He completed his MBA from Rai Business School, New Delhi.

Guar Global CEO, Mr. Michael Shores, states, "Our business requires credible expertise recognized within our host country, and Ganesh is a recognized authority in the agri-business sector. His extensive list of contacts encompasses trade, government, and academia, and most importantly, extends directly into the farming community itself. We are thrilled to welcome him to this extremely important role in our team."

Additional details regarding Guar Global, Inc., its business, agreements and related matters are filed as part of the Company's continuous public disclosure as a reporting issuer under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"), and are available at the SEC's website at www.sec.gov. For more information, visit our website at www.guarglobal.com.

About Guar Global, Inc. (OTCQB: GGBL)
Guar Global is a research-driven development stage company aiming to implement new, modern strategies to increase yields of guar crops as a high quality product for the oil and gas sector. In the last two years, guar gum demand has tripled worldwide mainly because of its use in hydraulic fracturing activity, especially in the U.S. With no viable alternative to guar gum on the horizon, and demand remaining high, we consider the present guar industry ripe for significant growth. Guar Global believes it has identified a noteworthy opportunity to introduce new agricultural technologies aimed at increasing local farm productivity as an economic driver for the guar production sector. Find out more at www.guarglobal.com.

Notice Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This news release contains "forward-looking statements" as that term is defined in Section 27(a) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21(e) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Statements in this press release that are not purely historical are forward-looking statements and include any statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding the future. Such forward-looking statements include, among other things, references to new technologies, targeted research and increased crop yields, our business and product development plans, demand for guar gum, and potential growth of the guar industry. Actual results could differ from those projected in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. Such factors include, among others, the inherent uncertainties associated with developing relations in India, the development of new agricultural technologies, farm methods and related infrastructural and logistical matters related to operating as a development stage company, including our ability to raise the additional funding we will need to continue to pursue our business and development plans, our ability to develop a customer base, competition in the industry in which we operate and market conditions. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news release, and we assume no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements. Although we believe that any beliefs, plans, expectations and intentions contained in this press release are reasonable, there can be no assurance that any such beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions will prove to be accurate. Investors should consult all of the information set forth herein and should also refer to the risk factors disclosure outlined in the reports and other documents we file with the SEC, available at www.sec.gov.

On Behalf of the Board,

Michael C. Shores
Guar Global Ltd.

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