PARIS, July 31, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CGG announces that upon a proposal of the Appointments and Remuneration Committee, the Board of Directors, in a meeting held on July 31 2014, has coopted Jean-Yves Gilet as Member of the Board of Directors of CGG. Jean Yves Gilet will replace Robert Brunck who stepped down from the Board of Directors on June 4 2014. Jean-Yves Gilet, Directeur Executif de Bpifrance Participations will represent Bpifrance on CGG Board of Directors. He is appointed for the remaining period of office of his predecessor i.e. until the Shareholders' meeting convened to approve the 2015 financial statements.
CGG ( www.cgg.com ) is a fully integrated Geoscience company providing leading geological, geophysical and reservoir capabilities to its broad base of customers primarily from the global oil and gas industry. Through its three complementary business divisions of Equipment, Acquisition and Geology, Geophysics & Reservoir (GGR), CGG brings value across all aspects of natural resource exploration and exploitation.
CGG employs over 9,500 people around the world, all with a Passion for Geoscience and working together to deliver the best solutions to its customers.
CGG is listed on the Euronext Paris SA (ISIN: 0000120164) and the New York Stock Exchange (in the form of American Depositary Shares. NYSE: CGG).
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