AGREEMENT made and entered into in North Carolina by and between Xerium Technologies, Inc. (the “Company”), a
Delaware corporation with its principal place of business in Raleigh, North Carolina and Kevin McDougall (the “Executive”),
effective as of the 6th day of April, 2010 (the “Effective Date”).
WHEREAS, subject to the terms and conditions hereinafter set forth, the Company wishes to employ the Executive, in the
position of Executive Vice President and General Counsel, and Executive wishes to accept such employment;
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the foregoing premises and the mutual promises, terms, provisions and conditions
set forth in this Agreement, the parties hereby agree:
1. Employment . Subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement, the Company hereby offers and the
Executive hereby accepts employment.
2. Term . The employment of the Executive by the Company hereunder shall be for the period commencing on the Effective
Date and expiring on the date of the termination of such employment in accordance with Section 5 hereof. For all purposes of
this Agreement, references to (a) the ‘Termination Date” shall mean the date Executive’s employment hereunder shall terminate
pursuant to said Section 5, and (b) references to the “term” of the Executive’s employment hereunder shall mean the period
commencing on the Effective Date and ending on the Termination Date. Following the Termination Date, unless specifically
otherwise agreed between Executive and any applicable party, the Executive shall cease to hold any position (whether as an
officer, director, manager, employee, trustee, fiduciary or otherwise) with the Company or any of its Subsidiaries or Affiliates.
3. Capacity and Performance .
(a) During the term of Executive’s employment hereunder, the Executive shall serve the Company as its Executive Vice
President and General Counsel. In addition, and without further compensation, the Executive may serve as a director of th