Director, Caterpillar Ventures
Mr. Young has over 28 years of professional experience with the past 11 years at Caterpillar. He currently leads Caterpillar Ventures with a portfolio of investments focused on Energy, Additive Manufacturing, Robotics, and Digital/Analytics.
Prior to his current position, Michael led Caterpillar’s Mergers and Acquisition actives across Asia Pacific, including acquisitions, joint ventures, and divestitures. During his six years in Beijing, Caterpillar closed more than a dozen transactions, mainly focused on joint venture activities in China. He has also held positions at Caterpillar related to corporate strategy, business development, and M&A, all with a focus on driving growth.