• John Chambers

    Chairman, U.S.-India Business Council
    Executive Chairman, Cisco Systems
  • Edward Monser

    Vice Chair, U.S.-India Business Council
    President, Emerson Electric
  • Punit Renjen

    Vice Chair, U.S.-India Business Council
    CEO, Deloitte Global
  • Ajay Banga

    Immediate Past Chairman
    President & CEO, MasterCard
  • Amit Midha

    President, Commercial, Asia Pacific and Japan
    Dell EMC
    X
  • Anand Mahindra

    Chairman
    Mahindra Group
    X
  • Anurag Bhargava

    Chairman & Co-founder
    IREO
    X
  • Bhavesh (Bob) Patel

    CEO and Chairman of Board
    LyondellBasell
    X
  • Christopher Padilla

    Vice President, Government and Regulatory Affairs
    IBM
    X
  • David Cordani

    President and CEO
    Cigna Corporation
    X
  • Dinesh Paliwal

    Chairman, President and CEO
    Harman International
    X
  • Ellen Lord

    President and CEO
    Textron Systems Corporation
    X
  • Enrique Ostale

    CEO of Latin America, India, and Africa
    Walmart
    X
  • Francisco D'Souza

    CEO
    Cognizant
    X
  • Frank Wisner

    International Affairs Advisor
    Squire Patton Boggs
    X
  • Indra Nooyi

    Chairman and CEO
    PepsiCo
    X
  • Jim Umpleby

    Chief Executive Officer
    Caterpillar Inc.
    X

    Jim Umpleby became chief executive officer (CEO) of Caterpillar Inc. on January 1, 2017.

    Umpleby joined Solar Turbines Incorporated in San Diego, California as an associate engineer in 1980. Solar Turbines is a wholly owned Caterpillar subsidiary and a leading manufacturer of industrial gas turbine systems.

    Umpleby has held leadership positions in a variety of functions including engineering, manufacturing, marketing, sales and services. He was promoted to a vice-president of Solar Turbines in 1997 and led the Customer Services business. As a Solar Turbines vice-president he later led Solar’s Oil & Gas, Power Generation and Turbomachinery Products divisions. As general manager of global services for Caterpillar’s Product Support division, he launched Caterpillar’s Job Site Solutions business, which works with Caterpillar dealers to help machine customers maximize job site productivity.

    In 2010, Umpleby was promoted to a Caterpillar vice president and president of Solar Turbines. In 2013, he joined Caterpillar’s executive office as a group president and led Caterpillar's energy and transportation businesses, which provide products and services to customers in a wide variety of markets, including oil & gas, power generation, marine, rail and industrial engines.

    Umpleby graduated from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering, and also completed an executive leadership program at the International Institute for Management Development (IMD) in Lausanne, Switzerland. He is a member of the Business Roundtable, serves on Rose-Hulman's board of trustees, the board of directors of the World Resources Institute and the U.S.-India Business Council.

  • John A Luke Jr.

    Chairman
    WestRock
    X
  • John Rood

    Senior Vice President
    Lockheed Martin International
    X
  • John Veihmeyer

    Chairman
    KPMG International
    X
  • Kenneth Frazier

    Chairman of the Board and CEO
    Merck
    X
  • Marc Allen

    Senior Vice President, The Boeing Company and President,
    Boeing International
    X
  • Nelson Cunningham

    President and Co-founder
    McLarty Associates
    X
  • Omar Ishrak

    Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
    Medtronic
    X
  • Purna Saggurti

    Chairman, Global Corporate & Investment Banking
    Bank of America Merrill Lynch
    X
  • Rajesh Subramaniam

    Executive Vice President, Marketing and Communications
    FedEx Services
    X
  • Robert L. Nelson, Jr.

    Partner
    Shearman and Sterling LLP
    X
  • Sanjay Nayar

    Member & CEO
    KKR India
    X
  • Shantanu Narayen

    President and CEO
    Adobe Systems Inc.
    X
  • Susan Esserman

    Partner
    Steptoe and Johnson LLP
    X
  • Vijay Advani

    CEO
    Nuveen
    X
  • William Cohen

    Chairman & CEO
    The Cohen Group
    X