In compliance with Law no. 297/2004 and Regulation no. 1/2006 of CNVM
Date of report : February 12, 2009
Name of issuer : PETROM S.A.
Headquarters : Bucharest, Calea Dorobantilor no. 239, sector 1
Telephone/fax number : +40 372 429 082/ +40 372 868544
Sole registration number at the Trade Register Office: 1590082
Fiscal attribute : R
Trade Register Number: J 40/8302/1997
Share capital: 5,664,410,833.5 RON
Regulated market on which the issued shares are traded : Bucharest Stock Exchange
Significant event to be reported:
Changes within Petrom’s Supervisory Board
Petrom announces that on February 12, 2009 Mr. Marian Turlea was appointed as interim member of the Supervisory Board with effect until the next General Meeting of Shareholders. Mr. Turlea’s appointment by the existing members of the Supervisory Board was done in line with art. 17.7 of Petrom’s Articles of Association.
The new representative of the Romanian State in the Supervisory Board was appointed following the nomination made by the Ministry of Economy in its capacity as Petrom shareholder.
Mr. Turlea replaces Mr. Victor-Paul Dobre who resigned from this position following his election as member of the Romanian Parliament.
Chief Executive Officer