CGGVeritas Thanks Outgoing Denis Ranque

Paris, France – November 22, 2012

With the departure of Denis Ranque, who wishes to devote his time to a personal project, the Board of Directors is pleased that the FSI (Fonds Strategique d’Investissement) will continue to be represented by Daniel Valot who will take up the term of office originally held by Denis Ranque.

On behalf of the Board, Chairman Robert Brunck would like to take this opportunity to thank Denis Ranque for the high quality of work undertaken during his term of office and for all the support he has given the company.

We would like to wish him all the best for the success of the personal challenge he has set himself.

About CGGVeritas:

CGGVeritas ( is a leading international geophysical company delivering a wide range of technologies, services and equipment through Sercel, to its broad base of customers mainly throughout the global oil and gas industry.

CGGVeritas is listed on the Euronext Paris SA (ISIN: 0000120164) and the New York Stock Exchange (in the form of American Depositary Shares. NYSE: CGV.

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