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Caterpillar’s VP of Global Supply Network Divison to retire

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Caterpillar’s Vice President of Global Supply Network Division (GSND) Frank Crespo, has elected to retire. In connection with this retirement, the GSND organisation will be consolidated into existing divisions within the company.

Crespo joined Caterpillar in 2010, and since then, has led the procurement teams, along with the company’s global suppliers to achieve world-class procurement processes and deliver on Caterpillar’s customer commitments.

Caterpillar Group President of Resource Industries, Denise Johnson, said: “We thank Frank for his commitment and dedication to Caterpillar and his contribution to the success of our customers.”

Prior to joining Caterpillar, Crespo was Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer with Honeywell International Inc. At Honeywell, he was responsible for setting strategic direction, developing and managing the supplier base, driving supplier alliance relationships, and building and delivering people excellence within the organisation.

Crespo’s retirement is effective 1 February 2018.

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