THIS AGREEMENT ("Agreement") is made and entered into this 1st day of October, 2007 ("Effective Date"),
by and between Silgan Holdings Inc. ("Company") and Adam J. Greenlee ("Officer"). For purposes of this
Agreement, the term "Company" shall include the subsidiaries of Silgan Holdings Inc. listed on Exhibit A hereto as
well as all future subsidiaries of Silgan Holdings Inc.
A. Company is engaged in the business of developing, creating, manufacturing and selling, among other things, (i)
metal containers for human and pet food, (ii) plastic packaging solutions for customers' products and (iii) metal,
plastic and composite closures for food and beverage products (collectively, the "Business"). Company's
headquarters and principal place of business are located in, and this Agreement is being signed in, Stamford,
B. Officer is a senior officer of Company who is involved in, and has significant responsibilities and confidential
information regarding, Company's Business.
C. Company desires that Officer sign this Agreement.
D. Officer desires to sign this Agreement and be eligible for severance as provided herein.
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the above and of the mutual covenants and agreements hereinafter set
forth, Officer and Company agree as follows:
1. Confidential Information.
(a) Officer agrees to keep secret and confidential, and not to use or disclose to any third-parties, except as
directly required for Officer to perform Officer's employment responsibilities for Company, any of Company's
confidential, proprietary and/or trade secret information concerning Company's Business learned, developed or
otherwise acquired by Officer during the course of, or in connection with, Officer's employment with Company
("Confidential Information"). Confidential Information includes, among other things, Company's confidential
information regarding its customers and prospective customers (including but not limited to their needs,