May 13, 2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DEERFIELD, Ill. –Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) has released its 2021 Diversity & Inclusion Report and a new diversity and inclusion website that reflect the company’s strong focus on continuing to build a rich culture of inclusion.
“The competitive advantage of a diverse team and inclusive culture has never been more important,” said Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Jim Umpleby. “We strive for every team member to feel included, valued and appreciated. More diverse and inclusive teams enhance our opportunity for higher team performance and increase our ability to innovate and meet the evolving needs of our customers.”
The company’s 2021 Diversity & Inclusion Report provides comprehensive information on the company’s workforce composition and highlights the important progress made in 2021.
“We’ve made great strides in the past year, increasing our diverse representation and putting in place talent strategies for more sustainable progress,” said Cheryl Johnson, Caterpillar Chief Human Resources Officer. “We are proud of this work, and we are committed to continuing our journey to foster a culture where employees can do their best work.”
With 2021 sales and revenues of $51.0 billion, Caterpillar Inc. is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, off-highway diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. For nearly 100 years, we’ve been helping customers build a better, more sustainable world and are committed and contributing to a reduced-carbon future. Our innovative products and services, backed by our global dealer network, provide exceptional value that helps customers succeed. Caterpillar does business on every continent, principally operating through three primary segments – Construction Industries, Resource Industries and Energy & Transportation – and providing financing and related services through our Financial Products segment. Visit us at caterpillar.com or join the conversation on our social media channels at caterpillar.com/social-media.