NEWS RELEASE Cobalt International Energy, Inc. Announces Election of Jon A. Marshall and N. John Lancaster to Its Board of Directors (May 25th, 2010)
Houston, Texas May 25, 2010 Cobalt International Energy, Inc. (Cobalt) (NYSE: CIE) today announced the election of Mr. Jon A. Marshall and Mr. N. John Lancaster to Cobalts Board of Directors. The election of Messrs. Marshall and Lancaster brings the number of Directors to twelve. Their initial term as Directors is effective May 24, 2010 and will expire at Cobalts 2011 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, at which time they will be up for re-election.