Scorpion Offshore Elects New Board Member

The Board of Directors of Scorpion Offshore has announced the appointment of Mr. Erling Lind to its Board of Directors effective April 1, 2009. The appointment of Mr. Lind increases the number of directors from eight to nine members. Mr. Lind will serve as a Class II director, and will stand for election at the 2009 Annual General Meeting.

Mr. Lind is a partner in the Oslo law firm Wiersholm. He specialises in corporate and contract law with particular focus on the shipping and offshore industries. He graduated from University of Oslo, School of Law in 1983 and currently resides in Oslo, Norway. Mr. Lind also serves on the board of Seadrill Management AS.

Scorpion Offshore Ltd. is a Bermuda based corporation founded in 2005 to own and operate state-of-the-art offshore drilling rigs.