Ed Goodrich is Vice President of Cat Financial with administrative responsibility for the Marine Division, Power Finance Division, Global Accounts and Latin American operations. Ed began his career with Caterpillar Inc. in 1977, and then worked as Finance Manager for Caterpillar dealer Mustang Tractor in Houston, Texas before rejoining the company with Cat Financial in 1986.
Prior to becoming Vice President in February 2004, Ed held several management positions within Cat Financial. He's served as Territory Manager in Texas, Sales Manager of Cat Financial Australia, and Deputy Managing Director of Caterpillar Finance France at its inception. He was Northeastern Region Manager in Baltimore from 1996 until 2000 when he accepted the responsibility of managing the consolidation of U.S. customer and dealer finance, portfolio management, and customer service activity into the Customer Business Center (CBC). He served as the Manager of the CBC until accepting his current position.
Ed received his bachelor's degree in Finance from the University of Illinois and has completed the Stanford University Executive Program. He serves on the Board of Directors for The Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee and The Nashville Symphony Association.