Kate Blankenship has been a Director of the Board of the Company since March 2015, but served as a Director of the Board of the predecessing Company since November 2004

Kate Blankenship became a director of the Combined Company at the time of completion of the Merger between Golden Ocean and Knightsbridge. Mrs. Blankenship also serves as a director of Frontline 2012 Ltd., Seadrill Limited, Frontline, Ship Finance, Golar, Golar LNG Partners LP Archer Limited, NADL, Avance Gas and Independent Tankers Corporation Limited. She has also served as Chief Accounting Officer and Secretary of Frontline. She is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales.