Our Leadership Team

The John Deere leadership team stands at corporate headquarters with a tractor in the background

Dedicated to Deere & Company's Higher Purpose

Generating prosperity, enabling human flourishing, and contributing to a higher quality of life around the world.

The quality of a company is expressed through the quality of its leadership. For more than 175 years, John Deere has benefitted from strong, decisive leaders who are dedicated to the company's core values of integrity, quality, commitment, and innovation.

Company Leaders

Corporate


Sam Allen

Samuel R. Allen — Chairman and Chief Executive Officer



Jean Gilles

Jean H. Gilles — Senior Vice President, John Deere Power Systems, Worldwide Parts Services, Advanced Technology & Engineering, and Global Supply Management & Logistics



Marc Howze

Marc A. Howze — Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer



Mary K. W. Jones

Mary K. W. Jones — Senior Vice President and General Counsel



Rajesh Kalathur

Rajesh Kalathur — Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer



Kimberly Beardsley

Kimberly Beardsley — Vice President, Worldwide Parts Services



Ryan Campbell

Ryan D. Campbell – Vice President and Comptroller



Pierre Guyot

Pierre J. Guyot — Vice President, Global Supply Management & Logistics



Matthew Haney

Matthew G. Haney — Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, Deere & Company; Senior Vice President and Chief Counsel, John Deere Financial



Klaus Hoehn

Klaus G. Hoehn — Vice President, Advanced Technology & Engineering



Ganesh Jayaram

Ganesh Jayaram — Vice President, Information Technology



Renee Mailhot

Renee A. Mailhot — Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer



James McCabe

James M. McCabe — Vice President, Taxes



Bradley Morris

Bradley D. Morris — Vice President, Global Labor Relations



Gregory Noe

Gregory R. Noe — Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, International



Luann Rickert

Luann K. Rickert — Vice President, Internal Audit



Thomas Spitzfaden

Thomas C. Spitzfaden — Vice President and Treasurer



Charles Stamp

Charles R. Stamp, Jr. — Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Business Development



Jeffrey Trahan

Jeffrey A. Trahan — Vice President, Pension Fund & Investments



Michael Weinert

Michael S. Weinert — Vice President, Engineering and Manufacturing, John Deere Power Systems



Todd Davies

Todd E. Davies — Corporate Secretary and Associate General Counsel


Agriculture & Turf Division


James Field

James M. Field — President, Agriculture & Turf Division – Americas, Australia, and Global Harvesting & Turf Platforms



John May

John C. May — President, Agricultural Solutions, and Chief Information Officer



Mark Von Pentz

Mark von Pentz — President, Agriculture & Turf Division, Europe, CIS, Asia, Africa, and Global Tractor Platform



Bernard Haas

Dr. Bernhard E. Haas — Senior Vice President, Global Tractor Platform



John Lagemann

John D. Lagemann — Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Americas and Australia



Randal Sergesketter

Randal A. Sergesketter — Senior Vice President, Global Crop Harvesting Platform



John Stone

John H. Stone — Senior Vice President, Intelligent Solutions Group


Construction & Forestry Division


Max Guinn

Max A. Guinn – President, Worldwide Construction & Forestry



Brian Rauch

Brian J. Rauch — Senior Vice President, Engineering, Manufacturing and Supply Management



Domenic G. Ruccolo

Domenic G. Ruccolo — Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing



Martin Wilkinson

Martin L. Wilkinson — Senior Vice President, Worldwide Forestry and Strategy & Business Development


Financial Services Division


Cory J. Reed

Cory J. Reed — President, John Deere Financial



David C. Gilmore

David C. Gilmore — Senior Vice President, U.S., Canada, Australia, and New Zealand



Michael J. Matera

Michael J. Matera — Senior Vice President, International Finance



Lawrence W. Sidwell

Lawrence W. Sidwell — Senior Vice President, Credit and Operations



Andrew C. Traeger

Andrew C. Traeger — Senior Vice President and Finance Director