Andrew Ransley is the General Manager for Caterpillar and has over 30 years experience in the Mining Industry.

Skills and experience

Andrew’s career includes Senior Maintenance positions at mine sites with Consolidated Goldfields Australia in Tasmania and New South Wales and with Metals Exploration Ltd in Kalgoorlie, WA.

He has experience in manufacturing Mining Equipment at Dale B Elphinstone Pty Ltd as Operation Manager and was also the Group Plant Manager at Thiess Contractors. Since joining Caterpillar in 1995, he has held the positions of General Manager, then Managing Director for Caterpillar Underground Mining in Burnie Tasmania, Product Manager for Large Tractors in Peoria, Illinois and is currently General Manager Asia Pacific in Caterpillar Global Mining.


Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) with Honours from the University of Queensland