PetroMaroc Announces Resignation of President and CEO, and Appointment of Interim CEO

TORONTO, Canada, May 11, 2015 – PetroMaroc Corporation plc (TSXV: PMA) (the “Company” or “PetroMaroc”) today announces the resignation of Thomas Feuchtwanger as President, CEO and from the board of directors (the “Board”) of the Company, effective immediately, due to personal reasons, and appointment of Interim CEO.

Dennis A. Sharp, Chairman of the Board, commented “PetroMaroc’s Board sincerely thanks Mr. Feuchtwanger for all of his efforts and continuing support of the Company, and wishes him well in his future endeavours. Following careful consideration, the Company has appointed D. Campbell Deacon as Interim CEO. D. Campbell Deacon has a deep understanding of the Company, its Sidi Moktar operated acreage, having served the Company as a Non-Executive Director between September 2010 – May 2015, and has assisted the Company in securing  significant capital to advance its operations”.

About PetroMaroc

PetroMaroc is an independent oil and gas company focused on its significant land position in Morocco. The Company has a 50 percent operated interest in the Sidi Moktar licence area covering 2,683 square kilometres and is working closely with Morocco’s National Office of Hydrocarbons and Mines (ONHYM) as a committed long-term partner to unlock the hydrocarbon potential of the region. Morocco offers a politically stable environment to work within and has favourable fiscal terms to energy producers. PetroMaroc is a public company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol “PMA”.

Additional information about the Company can be found at and under the Company’s SEDAR profile at

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For further information contact:

PetroMaroc Corporation plc
Martin Arch
Chief Financial Officer and Secretary
Tel: +44 (0) 20 3137 7756