Gold Reserve appoints Kenneth Juster to the Board of Directors

– USA, WA – Gold Reserve Inc. (TSX.V:GRZ) (OTCQB:GDRZF) today announced that the Board of Directors has appointed Kenneth I. Juster as a director of the Company.

Mr. Juster has over 30 years of experience as a senior business executive, senior law partner with international arbitration and execution of award experience, and senior U.S. Department of State official. Mr. Juster currently is a partner and managing director at the global private equity firm Warburg Pincus, where his work covers a range of issues, including political risk, global policy, and regulatory matters relating to the firm’s investment activities and portfolio companies. Mr. Juster holds a law degree from the Harvard Law School, a Master’s degree in public policy from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in government from Harvard College.

Mr. Juster replaces Chris D. Mikkelsen as a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Mikkelsen has informed the Company of his desire to resign his position concurrent with his retirement from his primary professional business activity. Mr. Mikkelsen has been a director of the Company since 1997 and Chair of the Audit Committee since 1998. These changes are effective immediately.

“The Board of Directors believes that Ken will add considerable expertise at this important time period, including the collection phase of our arbitral award, and look forward to working with him,” stated Mr. James Coleman, Chairman of the Board of Directors. “All of the directors thank Mr. Mikkelsen for his contribution and many years of service to the Company and wish him the very best in the future.”

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