Amendment to Employment Agreement by and between the Company and Gaston Pereira

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Exhibit 10.1




This Amendment, dated June 12, 2019 (this “Amendment”), to the Employment Agreement, dated May 1, 2015 (the “Agreement”), is entered into by and between QPAGOS Corporation (the “Corporation”) and Gaston Pereira (the “Executive”). Capitalized terms used herein without definition shall have the meanings assigned in the Agreement.


WHEREAS, the parties desire to extend the Employment Term set forth in the Agreement for an additional period of one (1) year.


NOW THEREFORE, in consideration of the premises and the mutual covenants contained herein, and for other good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which is hereby acknowledged, the parties hereto agree to amend the Agreement as follows:


1. The Employment Term set forth in Section 1 shall hereupon be extended for a period of one (1) year.


2. The last sentence of Section 2 of the Agreement is hereby deleted and replaced with the following:


“During the Employment Term, the Executive shall, if requested by the Board, also serve, without additional compensation, as a member of the Board and in such other executive-level positions or capacities at the Company, its parent company QPAGOS and/or their subsidiaries as may, from time to time, be reasonably requested by the Board.”


3. Section 4 of the Agreement is hereby deleted and replaced with the following:


BASE SALARY. The Company agrees to pay the Executive a base salary (the “Base Salary”) at an annual rate of US$180,000, payable in accordance with the regular payroll practices of the Company. The Executive’s Base Salary shall be subject to review and adjustment from time to time by the Board (or a committee thereof) in its sole discretion, but may not be decreased.


4. All other terms of the Agreement shall remain in full force and effect. The Agreement, as amended by this Amendment, constitutes the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter thereof.


5. This Amendment may be executed in one or more counterparts, each of which shall be deemed an original but both of which together shall constitute one and the same instrument.


6. This Amendment is made and shall be construed and performed under the laws of the remaining provisions will nevertheless continue to be valid and enforceable in the State of Delaware without regard to its choice or conflict of law principles.


IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties hereto have caused this Agreement to be duly executed as of the day and year first above written.


  By: /s/ Andrey Novikov
  Name:  Andrey Novikov
  Title: Chief Operating Officer
  /s/ Gaston Pereira
  Gaston Pereira