Norsat International, Inc., a leading provider of broadband communication solutions that enable the transmission of data, audio and video in remote and austere environments, recently announced that the company has appointed Trevor Greene as its new chief financial officer effective immediately. Mr. Greene will replace Mr. Eugene Syho, who will retain his position on the board of directors during a transition period.

Since 2005, Mr. Greene has worked for Ernst & Young Chartered Accountants where he obtained substantial experience in financial reporting of both U.S. and Canadian-based publicly listed companies, with a focus on mining- and technology-related industries. Prior to his experience at Ernst & Young, Mr. Greene served as a key participant with the accounting team of a leading global shipping firm and as financial manager. In this role, he specialized in process engineering, cost management and analysis, short- and long-term cash management, and ISO 9000 certification.

Dr. Chan, president and chief executive officer of Norsat International, stated, “We are pleased to welcome Trevor Greene to Norsat and anticipate utilizing his experience and skill set in assisting Norsat during its next growth phase.” Dr. Chan continued, “Mr. Greene is highly qualified to navigate Norsat through any new regulatory situations as well as help the Company make proper operating decisions that will be best for the company and shareholders. We thank Eugene for his years of service to Norsat, especially his role in the company’s turn around and wish him well on his future endeavors.”