SNC-Lavalin announces the departure of its Oil & Gas Acting Executive Vice-President

May 09, 2013, 08:57 ET from SNC-LAVALIN

MONTREAL, May 9, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) announces that Ric Sorbo, Acting Executive Vice-President in charge of the Oil & Gas business unit, has decided to leave the Company in order to pursue other opportunities. Until a replacement is found, Neil Bruce, President, Resources, Environment & Water, will assume direct responsibility for the business unit, effective immediately.

"We would like to thank Ric for his many contributions to SNC-Lavalin, and we wish him well in his future endeavours," said Robert G. Card, President & CEO, SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.

SNC-Lavalin is one of the leading engineering and construction groups in the world and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure, and in the provision of operations and maintenance services. Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin has offices across Canada and in over 40 other countries around the world, and is currently working in some 100 countries.