CAT - Caterpillar Inc.

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Caterpillar Inc.

510 Lake Cook Road
Suite 100
Deerfield, IL 60015
United States
224-551-4000
http://www.caterpillar.com

SectorIndustrials
IndustryFarm & Construction Equipment
Full Time Employees104,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. D. James Umpleby IIIChairman & CEO5.39MN/A1958
Mr. Thomas A. PelletteSr. VP2.68M2.23M1963
Mr. Bob De LangeGroup Pres of Services, Distribution & Digital4.5M216.1k1970
Mr. Andrew R. J. BonfieldChief Financial OfficerN/AN/A1963
Mr. G. Michael MarvelChief Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1962
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Caterpillar Inc. manufactures and sells construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, and industrial gas turbines. Its Construction Industries segment offers asphalt pavers, compactors, cold planers, feller bunchers, harvesters, motorgraders, pipelayers, road reclaimers, skidders, telehandlers, and utility vehicles; backhoe, knuckleboom, compact track, multi-terrain, skid steer, and track-type loaders; forestry and wheel excavators; and site prep and track-type tractors. The company's Resource Industries segment provides electric rope and hydraulic shovels, draglines, rotary drills, hard rock vehicles, track-type tractors, mining trucks, longwall miners, wheel loaders, off-highway and articulated trucks, wheel tractor scrapers, wheel dozers, landfill and soil compactors, machinery components, electronics and control systems, select work tools, and hard rock continuous mining systems. Its Energy & Transportation segment offers reciprocating engine powered generator sets; reciprocating engines and integrated systems for the power generation, marine, oil, and gas industries; turbines, centrifugal gas compressors, and related services; remanufactured reciprocating engines and components; and diesel-electric locomotives and components, and other rail-related products. The company's Financial Products segment provides operating and finance leases, installment sale contracts, working capital loans, and wholesale financing; and insurance and risk management products. Its All Other operating segment manufactures filters and fluids, undercarriage, ground engaging tools, fluid transfer products, precision seals, and rubber sealing and connecting components; parts distribution; integrated logistics solutions and distribution services; and digital investments services. The company was formerly known as Caterpillar Tractor Co. and changed its name to Caterpillar Inc. in 1986. The company was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois.

Corporate Governance

Caterpillar Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2019 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.