JOG Capital’s Daryl Gilbert joins board of Whitecap Resources

Daryl Gilbert, a managing director at Canadian energy private equity firm JOG Capital, has been appointed to the board of directors of Whitecap Resources Inc (TSX: WCP). Gilbert, who joined JOG in 2008, previously worked at Canadian petroleum engineering company GLJ Petroleum Consultants Ltd. Based in Calgary, Whitecap is focused on the exploration, development and production of crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids in Western Canada.

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Whitecap Resources Inc. Announces Appointment of Director

CALGARY, July 14, 2015 /CNW/ – Whitecap Resources Inc. (TSX: WCP) is pleased to announce that Daryl H. Gilbert has been appointed to the Whitecap Board of Directors effective July 14, 2015 and will also serve as a member of the Corporate Governance & Compensation Committee and will chair the Health, Safety & Environment Committee.

Mr. Gilbert is currently a Managing Director of JOG Capital Inc., a private equity energy investment management firm. He also serves as a director of several energy related public entities.

Mr. Gilbert is a professional petroleum engineer and is the former President & CEO of Gilbert Laustsen Jung Associates Ltd, now GLJ Petroleum Consultants Ltd., a major independent petroleum evaluation consulting firm based in Calgary. After a 26 year career at GLJ, he retired from the professional consulting field in early 2005.

Mr. Gilbert graduated from the University of Manitoba in 1973 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering and is currently a member of the Association of Petroleum Engineers & Geoscientists of Alberta and the Society of Petroleum Engineering.

About Whitecap
Whitecap Resources Inc. is a dividend paying, oil-weighted company focused on providing sustainable monthly dividends to its shareholders and per share growth through a combination of accretive oil-based acquisitions and organic growth on existing and acquired assets. For further information about Whitecap please visit our website at www.wcap.ca.

SOURCE Whitecap Resources Inc.

Grant Fagerheim, President & CEO; or Thanh Kang, CFO; Whitecap Resources Inc., 3800, 525 – 8th Avenue SW, Calgary, AB, T2P 1G1, Main Phone (403) 266-0767, Fax (403) 266-6975

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