AMENDED AND RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT
AMENDED AND RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT, dated as of January 1, 2008 (the “
Employment Agreement ”), by and between CVR ENERGY, INC. , a Delaware corporation (the “ Company
”), and JOHN J. LIPINSKI (the “ Executive ”).
WHEREAS, Coffeyville Resources, LLC (“CR”), an affiliate of the Company, and the Executive entered into
an employment agreement, dated as of July 12, 2005, as amended (the “ 2005 Employment Agreement ”);
WHEREAS, a reorganization of various entities affiliated with the Company and CR has occurred and in
connection with such reorganization CR has assigned to the Company, and the Company has assumed, the 2005
Employment Agreement effective as of October 26, 2007, and the Company and the Executive now desire to
enter into this Employment Agreement as an amendment and restatement, in its entirety, of the 2005 Employment
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the mutual covenants contained herein and other valid
consideration the sufficiency of which is acknowledged, the parties hereto agree as follows:
Section 1. Employment.
1.1. Term . The Company agrees to employ the Executive, and the Executive agrees to be employed by
the Company, in each case pursuant to this Employment Agreement, for a period commencing on January 1,
2008 (the “ Commencement Date ”) and ending on the earlier of (i) the third (3rd) anniversary of the
Commencement Date and (ii) the termination of the Executive’s employment in accordance with Section 3 hereof
(the “ Term ”), provided , however , that at the end of each calendar month after the Commencement Date, the
term of this Employment Agreement shall be automatically extended for one month.
1.2. Duties . During the Term, the Executive shall serve as President and Chief Executive Officer of the
Company and such other or additional positions as an officer or director of the Company, and of such direct or
indirect affiliates of the Compa