|By Marketwired .||
|July 1, 2008 09:30 AM EDT||
AUSTIN, TEXAS -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 07/01/08 -- Pantera Petroleum, Inc. (OTCBB: PTPE)(FRANKFURT: 4PP) is pleased to announce the addition of Juan Cabrera to its Board of Advisors.
About Juan Cabrera:
Mr. Cabrera is an executive with extensive international experience in strategic partnerships, sales and financial management, and corporate governance, having managed operations in Latin America and Europe for several multinational corporations. In his career, Mr. Cabrera has led contract negotiations in multiple languages with international governmental authorities and large institutions, primarily in the banking, technology and oil and gas sectors.
Most recently, Mr. Cabrera worked in London and served as VP of Operations for MRO Software, Inc. In this role he led a cross-section of executives and led the international integration team when MRO was acquired by Tivoli. Prior to that role, Mr. Cabrera resided in Amsterdam and served as the International General Counsel for BMC Software, Inc. overseeing operations and legal matters outside of the U.S. In this role, Mr. Cabrera was a member the European Management Team which managed strategy, operations and sales planning for the EMEA region. Prior to his tenure in Amsterdam, Mr. Cabrera worked for BMC in Latin America. In this role, he was part of a small team tasked with setting up operations and hiring and training management and operations executives for Latin America with a specific focus on Brazil, Argentina and Mexico. Prior to these roles, Mr. Cabrera served as Chief Technology Counsel for Amvescap, PLC, now Invesco, a leading international money manager with over $400 billion under management.
Mr. Cabrera currently serves on the Advisory Board of a privately held oil and gas exploration company and as Chairman for an international investment firm specializing in energy and real estate investment opportunities. Mr. Cabrera has a BBA in Marketing and a Juris Doctorate from the University Of Texas School Of Law. Mr. Cabrera is currently a member of the Texas Bar Association, International Bar Association and the American Bar Association.
"Juan brings international strategic partnership expertise and a long list of relationships that will be integral to our efforts as we further build our South American operations. Juan's experience and knowledge in Brazil and Argentina should be immensely beneficial, and we are very pleased to have Juan join our team," says Chris Metcalf, President and CEO of Pantera.
About Pantera Petroleum
Pantera Petroleum, Inc. is a publicly traded oil and gas exploration company (OTCBB: PTPE)(FRANKFURT: 4PP) headquartered in Austin, TX with operations in Midland and Pecos County, TX, and Asuncion, Paraguay. Our mission is to explore and discover new energy fields in North and South America. Our North American assets include a 10% working interest in the Block 83 84 Project in the West Gomez field in Texas. In South America, Pantera has rights to five concessions in northern Paraguay, covering nearly 4 million acres.
Shareholders and investors are encouraged to visit Pantera Petroleum's website www.panterapetroleum.com and download the investor summary. Please feel free to call investor relations toll-free at 1-866-511-1147 to receive a full corporate investor's package.
On behalf of the Board of Directors
PANTERA PETROLEUM, INC.
Chris Metcalf, President and CEO
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