Ola Lorentzon

Chairman of the Board

Ola Lorentzon has been a director of the Company since its incorporation on September 18, 1996, Chairman since May 26, 2000 and Chief Executive Officer from May 2010 to March 2015. He is also a director of Frontline Ltd, Flex LNG Ltd and Erik Thun AB. Mr. Lorentzon was the Managing Director of Frontline Management AS, a subsidiary of Frontline, from April 2000 until September 2003.

John Fredriksen

Director of the Board

John Fredriksen became a director of the Combined Company at the time of completion of the Merger between Golden Ocean and Knightsbridge. Mr. Fredriksen is Chairman, President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of Frontline Ltd., a Bermuda company listed on the NYSE and the Oslo Stock Exchange. Mr. Fredriksen has served as Chairman of the Board, President and a director of Seadrill Limited since 2005. Mr. Fredriksen has established trusts for the benefit of his immediate family which indirectly control Hemen Holding Ltd.

James O'Shaughnessy

Director of the Board

James O'Shaughnessy has been a Director of the Company since September 2018. Mr. O’Shaugnessey has been an Executive Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Corporate Controller of Axis Capital Holdings Limited since March 26, 2012. Prior to that Mr. O'Shaughnessy has amongst other served as Chief Financial Officer in the Bermuda operations of Flagstone Reinsurance Holdings SA and as Chief Accounting Officer and Senior Vice President of Scottish Re Group Ltd., and Chief Financial Officer of XL Re Ltd. at XL Group plc. Mr. O'Shaughnessy received a Bachelor of Commerce degree from University College, Cork, Ireland in the year 1981 to 1985 and is both a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ireland and an Associate Member of the Chartered Insurance Institute of the UK. Mr. O'Shaughnessy earned a Master's Degree in Accounting from University College Dublin in the year 1985 to 1986.

Tor Svelland

Director of the Board

Tor Svelland is the Founder and CEO of Svelland Capital. Mr. Svelland has 30 years’ experience trading commodities, equities and freight derivatives. Prior Svelland Capital, Mr. Svelland was the Desk Manager of the dry cargo freight desk, at Trafigura in Geneva, where he was responsible for all physical commodity, commodity derivative and commodity/freight-related-equity trading. 2010 to 2014, Mr. Svelland was the Executive Director of the Oil Desk at Goldman Sachs in London, trading oil and was responsible for the global freight book. Between 2005 and 2010, Tor was Head of Commodities and Head of Freight Derivatives at Carnegie and Pareto in Oslo. From 1989 to 2005, Mr. Svelland held various positions within commodity and freight markets across shipping merchants, brokers and charterers, in Athens and Oslo.

Bjørn Tore Larsen

Director of the Board

Bjørn Tore Larsen is currently the CEO and founder of Norse Atlantic ASA, a startup airline listed on the Euronext Growth Oslo Stock Exchange. He is also a director of the OSM Maritime Group, a world-leading ship management company which he founded in 1989. Mr. Larsen is also the Chairman of ADS Maritime Holdings Plc a shipping investment company established in 2018 and listed on the Euronext Growth Oslo Stock Exchange.