Oslo, [17] October 2023 The Board (the "Board") of Dolphin Drilling AS (the "Company") has today been informed that board member Julius Adrian Kling has resigned from his position with the Company's largest shareholder, Strategic Value Partners (SVP), and will therefore with immediate effect step down from his position as a board member in the Company. The Board wishes to thank Mr. Kling for his efforts to the Company during his term on the Board. For further information, please contact: Ingolf Gillesdal, email: ingolf.gillesdal@dolphindrilling.com, tel: +47 920 45 320