Quebecor World Inc.

Quebecor World Inc.

September 05, 2007 11:13 ET

Quebecor World Announces Jose Maria Camacho Fernandez Appointed Managing Director of Spanish Operations

MONTREAL, CANADA--(Marketwire - Sept. 5, 2007) - Quebecor World Inc. (TSX:IQW)(NYSE:IQW), Mr. Wes Lucas, President and Chief Executive Officer of Quebecor World Inc., is pleased to announce the appointment of Jose Maria Camacho Fernandez as Managing Director of Spanish Operations. Mr. Camacho Fernandez will assume his new position immediately and will be based in the Quebecor Iberica office in Madrid.

"As part of Quebecor World's Five-Point Transformation Plan, our Best People initiative aims to ensure that we have the right people in place to drive shareholder and customer value" stated Mr. Lucas. "Jose Maria has been instrumental at increasing productivity in our Barcelona operations during his tenure as Managing Director of Cayfo Quebecor. His background in Sales and Operations, and his knowledge of and experience in our industry will ensure that we will continue to deliver maximum value to our customers through our European platform."

Mr. Camacho Fernandez has worked at Cayfo Quebecor Group in Barcelona since 2002, in both the General Manager and Managing Director roles. Previously, he worked as Sales Director at Einsa Print Internacional in Madrid, Spain, and he brings sales and marketing experience from the paper industry. He holds a Master of Business Administration from Universidad Complutense de Madrid and a Master in Forest Industry Management.

Quebecor World's Spanish operations provide printing and value-added Premedia and Logistics & Distribution services to leading Spanish and European publishers and marketers in the Book, Directory, Magazine, Catalog, Retail Insert markets.

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Quebecor World

Quebecor World Inc. (TSX:IQW)(NYSE:IQW), is a world leader in providing high-value, complete marketing and advertising solutions to leading retailers, catalogers, branded-goods companies and other businesses with marketing and advertising activities, as well as complete, full-service print solutions for publishers. The Company is a market leader in most of its major product categories, which include advertising inserts and circulars, catalogs, direct mail products, magazines, books, directories, digital premedia, logistics, mail list technologies and other value-added services. Quebecor World has approximately 27,500 employees working in more than 120 printing and related facilities in the United States, Canada, Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Finland, France, India, Mexico, Peru, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.

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