Rajesh Kalathur

President, John Deere Financial, and Chief Information Officer
Deere & Company

Rajesh Kalathur

Rajesh Kalathur is President, John Deere Financial, as well as Chief Information Officer for the enterprise, a position he has held since April 2019. Kalathur is responsible for ensuring that John Deere's equipment customers throughout the world have ready access to competitive financing. Kalathur also has responsibility for the company's information technology function – a move to help position information technology as a strategic competitive advantage for Deere.

Since joining John Deere in 1996 in finance, Kalathur has held positions of increasing responsibility in the areas of finance, business development, logistics, operations, marketing, and general management in the U.S. and Mexico. He held assignments at Deere & Company as well as the Agricultural & Turf Division.

In 2005, Kalathur led an initiative to set up the John Deere Technology Center in India and subsequently led the integration of the Indian tractor joint venture. He was named Managing Director and CEO, John Deere India, in April 2006, with responsibility for the company's business activities there.

Kalathur was appointed Vice President, Sales & Marketing, China/India/South and East Asia/Sub-Saharan and South Africa, for the Agriculture & Turf Division in 2009. He was named Deputy Financial Officer for Deere & Company in 2012. Most recently, Kalathur served as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Information Officer.

Kalathur is a native of India and a U.S. citizen. He has a master's degree in industrial engineering from the University of Alabama and an MBA from the University of Chicago.

Deere Company (NYSE: DE) является одним из мировых лидеров в сфере поставки современной продукции и услуг, который обеспечивает достижение успеха своими клиентам, чья деятельность связана с землей, то есть теми, кто обрабатывает почву, выращивает и собирает урожай, а также преобразует, улучшает и обустраивает землю с целью удовлетворения постоянно растущих мировых потребностей в продовольствии, топливе, жилье и развитой инфраструктуре. С 1837 года и до сегодняшнего дня компания John Deere производит инновационную продукцию высочайшего качества, поддерживая традиции честного ведения бизнеса. Для получения более подробной информации посетите международный сайт компании John Deere по адресу: www.JohnDeere.com.