Caterpillar No. 44 World’s Most Admired Company

January 23, 2020

We are proud to be named to Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies® 2020 list. This year, Caterpillar is ranked No. 44. Caterpillar has appeared in the Top 50 All-Stars list for 19 consecutive years.

This honor is a direct reflection of Caterpillar employees who are the heart and soul of our company – working every day in every corner of the world to help customers succeed. 

CEO and Chairman Jim Umpleby agrees, “It’s an honor to be included on Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies 2020 list and named a Top 50 All-Star for 19 years in a row. The credit goes to our employees and customers for the work they do every day, helping build a better world.”

To determine the Top 50 All-Stars, Korn Ferry asked the respondents to select the 10 companies they admired most from a list made up of the companies that ranked in the top 25% in last year’s surveys, plus those that finished in the top 20% of their industry. Respondents could pick any company in any industry while selecting their top 10 companies. Read more about the methodology

We're honored to have been included in many respondents' top 10 lists. 

Visit to see the full list of the World’s Most Admired Companies.