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Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P. NYSE: CQP

Cheniere Energy Partners Elects Ben A. Guill to Board of Directors


Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P. (AMEX:CQP) announced today that Ben A. Guill has been elected to the Board of Directors of its general partner.

Ben Guill has served as Director of National Oilwell Varco, Inc. since 1999. He was President of First Reserve Corporation, a corporate manager of private investments focusing on the energy and energy-related sectors from September 1998 until April 2007, where he was responsible for deal origination, investment structuring and monitoring. Prior to joining First Reserve, Mr. Guill was the Managing Director and Co-head of Investment Banking at Simmons & Company International, an investment banking firm specializing in the oil service industry. Prior to that time he was with Blyth Eastman Dillon & Company. Mr. Guill received his B.A. degree from Princeton University and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Cheniere's Chairman and CEO, Charif Souki, said, "Ben is a welcome addition to Cheniere Energy Partners' general partner board of directors. His investment experience and knowledge of our industry will enhance our ability to grow our company. I look forward to working with him to this end."

Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P. is a Delaware limited partnership. Through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Sabine Pass LNG, L.P., the partnership is developing an LNG receiving terminal located in western Cameron Parish, Louisiana on the Sabine Pass Channel scheduled to commence operations in the second quarter of 2008. Additional information about Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P. may be found on its web site at

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Source: Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P.