Grand Canyon University
April 14, 2013
Caterpillar Organizational Plan
Caterpillar has an excellent leadership team that will be briefly described in this organizational chart. Starting with the CEO-CHAIRMAN Doug Oberhelman resides in Peoria Illinois where their corporate headquarters is located. Mr. Oberhelman has a bachelor’s degree in finance and has been with the company since 1975 in a variety of positions; he was named CEO in October 2009. Bradley M Halverson is the CFO and group president, his responsibilities include the financial services division, global information services division. Stuart L Levenick is the group president; he is in charge of the dealer and customer support that includes many nations including Asia, Americas, Africa, Middle –East, Asia. He is also in charge of parts and distribution to the most of North America, Canada, Russia, Asia, and Japan. Ed Rapp is the group president and executive office member of Caterpillar Inc. he is stationed in Singapore. Rapp has administrative responsibility for most of the construction industries that include earthmoving, excavation. Mr. Rapp also oversees the operations in China, Europe, and the global infrastructure for new construction. D. James (Jim) Umpleby is a group president of Caterpillar Inc. in Peoria, Ill. He has administrative responsibility for Caterpillar's energy and power systems group. Steven H. Wunning is a group president of Caterpillar Inc. in Peoria, Ill. Wunning has administrative responsibility for the resource industries group, which oversees the advanced components & systems Division along with many other subsidiary divisions within advanced components. He also oversees the groundbreaking division by leading manufacturing excellence through the Caterpillar Production System and the integration of the newly acquired Bucyrus International Inc. Looking at Caterpillar through the eyes of...