TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 24, 2017) - BE Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:BER) ("BE Resources" or the "Company") announces that Gary Sugar has resigned as a director.

BE Resources thanks Mr. Sugar for his many years of service to the Company and wishes him well in his future endeavours.

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information:

BE Resources Inc.
Carmelo Marrelli
Chief Financial Officer
(416) 848-0106