AMENDED AND RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT
AMENDED AND RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT, dated as of December 29, 2007 (the “
Employment Agreement ”), by and between CVR ENERGY, INC. , a Delaware corporation (the “ Company
”), and EDMUND S. GROSS (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 ”).
1.2. Duties . During the Term, the Executive shall serve as Senior Vice President and General Counsel 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 Company (“ Affiliates ”), as the Executive and the board of directors of the Company
(the “ Board ”) or its designee shall mutually agree from time to time. In such posi