Star Bulk Carriers Corp. announced the appointment of Mr. Ryan Lee to its Board of Directors as Class B Director and to the Nomination and Corporate Governance Committee. Mr. Lee fills the seat made vacant by the resignation of Mr. Brian Laibow from the Company?s Board of Directors who has resigned in order to pursue other opportunities.

Mr. Laibow was serving on the Company?s Board and was a member of the Committee since January 2020. The Company would like to thank Mr. Laibow for his commitment and invaluable services and wishes him well in his future endeavors. The newly appointed director, Mr. Ryan Lee, is a senior vice president in Oaktree?s Global Opportunities group.