RNS Number : 5575N
Sound Oil PLC
05 September 2011

5 September 2011

Sound Oil plc

("Sound Oil" or "the Company")


Board appointment


Sound Oil (AIM:SOU), the upstream oil and gas company with assets in Italy and Indonesia, confirms that the previously announced appointment of Tony Heath as a non-executive director of the Company takes effect today as does his retirement as Chief Financial Officer and the appointment of James Parsons as Chief Financial Officer in Mr Heath's place.




For further information please contact:


Sound Oil

Gerry Orbell, Chairman and Chief Executive


Tel: 44 (0)1372 365745


Smith & Williamson - Nominated Adviser

Azhic Basirov

David Jones


Tel: 44 (0)20 7131 4000

Investec - Broker

Charles Batten

David Flin

Adam Strachan


Tel: 44 (0)20 7597 4000

Buchanan Communications

Tim Thompson

Ben Romney

Helen Chan


Tel: 44 (0)20 7466 5000



Additional information on John Anthony Heath (aged 74)


The following are Mr Heath's current directorships and those held within the last five years:





Premier Pension Plan Trustee Limited

Sound Oil plc (resigned 30 June 2010)



Mr Heath owns 827,586 ordinary shares in the Company and holds options over 4,735,000 ordinary shares with an average exercise price of 3.49p per share.


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