Effective April 1, 2013, Vince Ghazar has been appointed as the new CFO and vice president of finance for Calgary, Alberta junior public oil and gas company Standard Exploration Ltd.
Ghazar is a professional accountant with over 17 years of domestic and international experience in the oil & gas industry. He has held executive and management positions with Exchange listed issuers which have been involved in growth, mergers, acquisitions and divestitures. Concurrently, Ghazar is controller for Saccharum Energy Corp., a public oil and gas company. Ghazar's previous executive involvement has included Primera Energy Resources Ltd., PanWestern Energy Inc., Longford Energy Inc. and BrazAlta Resources Corp.
Standard operates one oil and gas property in Alberta with a 100% working interest. Standard acquired Canadian Energy Exploration Inc., an Exchange listed issuer, on October 18, 2012.