Caterpillar is one of the most successful companies in the Industrials sector. As of the year 2018, it generated revenues of $45,462 million (18.00% year-over-year change). Reported profit was of $754.00 million. The current CEO D. James Umpleby III (Chairman & Chief Executive Officer) currently manages more than 98,400 employees. The company's headquarters is located in Deerfield, IL. Yes, Caterpillar is a Fortune 1000 company. Its current rank is top 65 US company. It has been on the list for 24 years.