FIRST AMENDMENT TO SHAREHOLDERS AGREEMENT
This First Amendment to the Shareholders Agreement (this Amendment) is made and entered into as of September 14, 2020 by and among Pyxus International, Inc. (formerly known as Pyxus One, Inc.), a Virginia corporation (the Company), Glendon Capital Management LP, a Delaware limited partnership, on behalf of its Affiliates that hold common shares of the Company (the Glendon Investor), and Monarch Alternative Capital LP, a Delaware limited partnership, on behalf of its Affiliates that hold common shares of the Company (the Monarch Investor). Capitalized terms used but not defined herein shall have the meanings ascribed to them in the Agreement (as defined below).
WHEREAS, the Company, the Glendon Investor and the Monarch Investor are parties to that certain Shareholders Agreement, dated August 24, 2020 (the Agreement), and the Glendon Investor and the Monarch Investor are each a Principal Investor thereunder and together hold a majority of the Common Shares held by the Investors;
WHEREAS, pursuant to Section 8.3 of the Agreement, the Agreement may be amended by a writing duly executed by the Glendon Investor, the Monarch Investor and the Company; and
WHEREAS, the Glendon Investor, the Monarch Investor and the Company desire to amend the Agreement as set forth below.
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the foregoing, the parties agree as follows:
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Amendment to the Agreement. The definition of Qualifying Investor set forth in Section 1.1 of the Agreement is hereby amended and restated in its entirety as follows:
Qualifying Investor means an Investor holding an Investor Percentage Interest of at least 5.0% that has reasonably demonstrated such holding to the Company.
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Ratification. Except as expressly set forth in this Amendment, the Agreement and the terms thereof remain unchanged and in full force and effect.
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Miscellaneous. Sections 8.1 through 8.12 of the Agreement shall apply to this Amendment mutatis mutandis as if set forth herein.
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