Amendment No. 5 to Employment Agreement, dated as of June 18, 2021, between Motorcar Parts of America, Inc., and Selwyn Joffe

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EX-10.1 2 brhc10027591_ex10-1.htm EXHIBIT 10.1

Exhibit 10.1

THIS AMENDMENT NO. 5 dated as of June 18, 2021 (this “AMENDMENT NO. 5”), to the Employment Agreement, dated as of May 18, 2012 and subsequently amended (as amended, the “EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT”), by and between Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (“COMPANY”) and Selwyn Joffe, an individual (“EXECUTIVE”). Capitalized terms used but not defined herein shall have the meanings ascribed to them in the EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT.
WHEREAS, the parties wish to amend the EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT to extend the TERM, change the target bonus, and make certain other changes as set forth herein;
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the promises contained herein and other good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which are hereby acknowledged, the parties agree as follows:
1.          Paragraph 2 of the EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT is hereby deleted in its entirety and replaced with the following:
TERM. EXECUTIVE’S term of employment under this AGREEMENT shall commence on February 5, 2019 and shall continue for a period through and including July 1, 2024 (the ‘EMPLOYMENT TERM’), unless extended in writing by both parties or earlier terminated pursuant to the terms and conditions set forth herein.
2.          Paragraph 5(a) of the EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT is hereby deleted in its entirety and replaced with the following:

Base Salary; Benefits. The COMPANY shall pay EXECUTIVE a base salary (“SALARY”) of Eight Hundred Twenty Eight Thousand Two Hundred and Fifty Six Dollars ($828,256) per year. EXECUTIVE’S salary will be reviewed from time to time in accordance with the COMPANY’S established procedures for adjusting salaries for similarly situated employees. The EXECUTIVE shall also receive such additional benefits as are usually provided from time to time to senior executives of the COMPANY.

3.    Paragraph 5(b) of the EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT is hereby deleted in its entirety and replaced with the following:

Annual Incentive Plan. EXECUTIVE shall participate in the COMPANY’S Annual Incentive Plan as adopted and amended from time to time by the BOARD OF DIRECTORS (the “ANNUAL INCENTIVE PLAN”), with a target bonus, to be set each year, currently equal to One Hundred Twenty Percent (120%) of EXECUTIVE’S SALARY (each such bonus that is actually earned a “BONUS”).
4.          Except as amended by this AMENDMENT NO. 5, the EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT shall remain in full force and effect.
5.          This AMENDMENT NO. 5 may be executed by facsimile signature or PDF, in two or more counterparts, each of which shall be deemed an original, but all of which together shall constitute one and the same instrument.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned have executed this AMENDMENT NO. 5 as of date first above written.

Name:  Rudolph J. Borneo
Title:  Chair, Compensation Committee
Selwyn Joffe