FIFTH SUPPLEMENTAL INDENTURE
Fifth Supplemental Indenture (this Supplemental Indenture), dated as of April 21, 2020, among Clarios Germany GmbH & Co. KGaA, Clarios Management GmbH, Clarios Zwickau GmbH & Co. KG, Clarios Beteiligungs GmbH and Clarios Varta Hannover GmbH (each a Guaranteeing Subsidiary and, collectively, the Guaranteeing Subsidiaries), each organized under the laws of Germany and each a subsidiary of Clarios Global LP (f/k/a Panther BF Aggregator 2 LP), an Ontario limited partnership (the Issuer), and Citibank, N.A., a national banking association, as trustee (the Trustee) and Notes Collateral Agent.
W I T N E S S E T H
WHEREAS, the Issuer, Clarios US Finance Company, Inc. (f/k/a Panther Finance Company, Inc.) (the Co-Issuer), Clarios International LP (f/k/a Clarios Power Solutions Holdings LP) (Holdings) and the Subsidiary Guarantors have heretofore executed and delivered to the Trustee an Indenture (the Indenture), dated as of April 1, 2019, providing for (i) the issuance of $1,000,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 6.250% Senior Secured Notes due 2026 (the Dollar Notes) and (ii) the issuance of 700,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 4.375% Senior Secured Notes due 2026 (the Euro Notes and together with the Dollar Notes, the Notes);
WHEREAS, the Indenture provides that under certain circumstances the Guaranteeing Subsidiaries shall execute and deliver to the Trustee a supplemental indenture pursuant to which the Guaranteeing Subsidiaries shall unconditionally guarantee all of the Issuers Obligations under the Notes and the Indenture on the terms and conditions set forth herein and under the Indenture (the Guarantee); and
WHEREAS, pursuant to Section 9.01 of the Indenture, the Trustee and the Notes Collateral Agent are authorized to execute and deliver this Supplemental Indenture.
NOW THEREFORE, in consideration of the foregoing and for other good and valuable consideration, the receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, the parties mutually covenant and agree for the equal and ratable benefit of the Holders as follows:
(1) Capitalized Terms. Capitalized terms used herein without definition shall have the meanings assigned to them in the Indenture.
(2) Agreement to Guarantee. Each Guaranteeing Subsidiary acknowledges that it has received and reviewed a copy of the Indenture and all other documents it deems necessary to review in order to enter into this Supplemental Indenture, and acknowledges and agrees to (i) join and become a party to the Indenture as indicated by its signature below; (ii) be bound by the Indenture, as of the date hereof, as if made by, and with respect to, each signatory hereto; and (iii) perform all obligations and duties required of a Guarantor pursuant to the Indenture. Each Guaranteeing Subsidiary hereby agrees to provide an unconditional Guarantee on the terms and subject to the conditions set forth in the Indenture, including, but not limited to, Article 10 thereof.