Ken Barina is president of Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America Inc. (MCFA), a Mitsubishi Heavy Industries group company, and is responsible for overseeing all business operations for the company. Ken has over 30 years of experience in the material handling industry, including 24 years of service at MCFA. Based in Houston, Texas, MCFA is a leading manufacturer of forklifts in the US, Mexico, Canada and Latin America, and employs over 1,200 employees.
Chief Executive’s most recent reading of CEO confidence in future business conditions slipped from 7 out of 10 in October to 6.9 in November. It was a new low for 2018 as business leaders begin to prepare for a possible downturn ahead.