GBS Enterprises to Attend the 8th Annual Noble Equity Conference

EVP and Chief CDO, Gary MacDonald, Will be Hosting Meetings on the Growth Potential of Social Business Applications

| Source: GBS Enterprises, Inc.

FRANKFURT, Germany, Jan. 11, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GBS Enterprises Incorporated (OTCBB:GBSX), a global software and services company specializing in Cloud automation, application modernization, as well as offering a comprehensive portfolio of business applications that enable Social Business in the Enterprise, today announced that Mr. Gary MacDonald, Executive VP and Chief Corporate Development Officer, will be participating in the Noble Financial Capital Markets 8th annual equity conference. The conference will be held at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida on January 17 - 18, 2012.

During the event, Mr. MacDonald will be hosting one-on-one meetings with investors discussing the Company's partnership with IBM and the emerging Social Business software technology it is developing for enterprise customers. If you are interested in a meeting, please contact your Noble Financial representative or Alliance Advisors at (914) 669-0222.

About Noble Financial Capital Markets

Noble Financial Capital Markets was established in 1984 and is an equity research driven, full-service, investment banking boutique focused on small-cap, emerging growth companies. The company has offices in New York, Boston, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, St. Louis, and Boca Raton. In addition to non-deal road shows and sector-specific conferences throughout the year, Noble Financial hosts its large format annual equity conference in January in South Florida featuring 120 – 150 presenting companies from across North America and total attendance of close to 600. For more information:">

About GBS Enterprises Incorporated

GBS Enterprises Incorporated (OTCBB:GBSX) is the 50.1% parent company of Group Business Software (GBS), a global software and services company specializing in application modernization and cloud automation. GBS serves to: automate business processes; optimize system & application performance; ensure messaging security & compliance; modernize server-based applications to Web 2.0; and simplify application development & delivery.   

Strong customer allegiance paired with a diversified portfolio of powerful business solutions place GBS at the forefront of the market in terms of both revenue growth and profitability. GBS has won many awards for its innovations, as well as resources spanning five time zones. 

GBS has over 5,000 customers worldwide with over 4 million users of its products and services. Its North American headquarters is in New York City and its European headquarters is in Frankfurt, Germany. There are over 15 offices throughout North America and Europe. For more information, please visit The contents of the website are not incorporated by reference into this press release.

Investor Relations Contact:
Alliance Advisors, LLC
Alan Sheinwald, Founder and President
(914) 669-0222

Gary MacDonald, EVP and
Chief Corporate Development Officer, 

Michael Baum, Corporate Communications,