Rose Petroleum plc

Appointment of KPMG LLP as Auditor

13-November-2014

Rose is pleased to announce the appointment of KPMG as the Company's auditor

Rose Petroleum plc, the AIM-listed (Ticker: ROSE) natural resources company, is pleased to announce the appointment of KPMG LLP ('KPMG') as the Company's auditor, with immediate effect.

Group CEO Matthew Idiens commented: "Following a tender process, we have now appointed KPMG. We feel with the expected growth in the Company as we advance through the drilling stage, they are the right calibre of adviser to assist Rose. I would also like to thank Baker Tilly, who we have worked closely with for the past 10 years, but a new era is dawning."

Lynton Richmond, Audit Partner of KPMG, said: "We are delighted to have been appointed as auditor to Rose Petroleum and look forward to working with the team."