Robert (Bob) Bennes is a Vice President of Cat Financial Services Corporation with administrative responsibility for operations in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East (EAME).
Bob started his career with Cat Financial Services Corporation in 1986, and most recently served as Managing Director of Cat Mining Finance. He has extensive experience in numerous areas of the business, including Credit, Documentation and Funding, Portfolio Management, and Account and Sales Management. Bob’s previous leadership positions included service as Managing Director for the Australasia Region; Eastern Region Manager in Charlotte, N.C.; Sales Manager of the Customer Business Center in Nashville, Tenn.; Midwest Region Sales Manager in Chicago, Ill.; and Assistant Credit Manager in Baltimore, Md.. He has also served as a Territory Manager in Harrisburg, Pa. and Orlando, Fla.; Sr. Merchandising Consultant in Peoria, Ill.; Lease Marketing Rep in Baltimore; and Customer Service Representative in Phoenix, Ariz.
Bob holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance & Economics from Illinois State University and an MBA from the University of Central Florida. While in Nashville, Bob also served as an active volunteer with Junior Achievement of Middle Tennessee.