SEC Form 4
Washington, D.C. 20549


Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
OMB Number: 3235-0287
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Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*

(Last) (First) (Middle)


(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Diamond S Shipping Inc. [ DSSI ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
CEO, President
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 03/18/2021 A 53,300(1) A $0 285,181 D
Common Stock 207,812 I(2) Held by limited liability company
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Performance Restricted Stock Unit (3) 03/18/2021 A 53,300 (4) (4) Common Stock 53,300 $0 96,366 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. The award represents a grant of restricted shares pursuant to the Diamond S Shipping Inc. 2019 Equity and Incentive Compensation Plan (the "2019 Equity Plan"). The award vests in three equal annual installments on March 18, 2022, March 18, 2023 and March 18, 2024 so long as the Reporting Person continuously serves as an employee from the award date through each applicable vesting date (subject to certain exceptions, as described in the award agreement).
2. These shares of common stock are held by Pecos Shipping LLC, of which Mr. Stevenson is the controlling member. The filing of this Form 4 should not be deemed an admission that Mr. Stevenson is the beneficial owner of these 207,812 shares of common stock, except to the extent of his pecuniary interest.
3. Each performance restricted stock unit ("PSU") represents a contingent right to receive one share of the Company's common stock.
4. The award represents a grant of PSUs pursuant to the 2019 Equity Plan. Under the terms of the award agreement, to the extent that the performance requirements are satisfied, the reporting person may receive up to 66,625 PSUs, which will vest on March 18, 2024 and are determined based upon relative total shareholder return against certain peer tanker companies, measured over the period from January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2023.
/s/ Craig H. Stevenson, Jr. 03/19/2021
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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