General Electric

General Electric Company Information

General Electric
Type Public (NYSE: GE)
Dow Jones Industrial Average Component
Industry Conglomerate
Founded Schenectady, New York(1892)
Founder(s) Thomas Edison
Elihu Thomson
Edwin J. Houston
Charles A. Coffin
Headquarters 3135 Easton Turnpike
Fairfield, Connecticut, U.S.
Area served Worldwide
Key people Jeffrey R. Immelt
(Chairman and CEO)
Products Appliances
Consumer Electronics
Electrical distribution
Wind turbines
Subsidiaries GE Energy
GE Technology Infrastructure
GE Capital
GE Home & Business Solutions
Ticker Symbol New York: GE
SIC Codes 3511
Sector Banking and Finance

General Electric Contact

3135 Easton Turnpike
Fairfield, CT 06828
United States
North America

General Electric Phone Number

Tel: +1 203 373 2211  

Fax: +1 203 373 3131  

General Electric Profile

General Electric better known as GE dates way back to 1902. It was in 1902 when the first installation of India’s hydro power plant was introduced by GE in the country. GE is known best for its innovation and technology in India.

GE has its roots in areas of healthcare, transportation, financial services and energy. The company has its major technology centers at Bangalore and Hyderabad. It has set a mark in many locations across India. A total of 13,000 people in the country and 287,000 people are associated with GE around the world. The company exports more than $1 billion services and products across the world.

About General Electric services

The JFWTC, John F. Welch Technology is GE’s biggest integrated multidisciplinary research and development center located in U.S. GE has a strong hold on global businesses in various fields. Below are the key services provided by GE:-

  • Infrastructure- GE’s infrastructure is helping to provide new services and products in developing regions so that they can be a part of the global economy.
  • Finance- The Company provides an array of services to develop commercial businesses, worldwide market and consumers for a better future.
  • Media- The NBC media is the world’s leading entertainment and media companies through which the GE produces and markets films, news, television, sports and various events to the global audience. GE has always been a part of the latest technologies to make an effective future.

General Electric Board of Directors

Jeffrey R Immelt, Chairman and CEO

Robert W Lane, Director
James I Cash Jr, Director Ralph S Larsen, Director
Sir William Castell, Vice Chairman  Rochelle B Lazarus, Director
Ann M Fudge, Director James J Mulva, Director
Claudio X Gonzalez, Director Sam Nunn, Director
Dr Susan Hockfield, Director  Roger S Penske, Director
Andrea Jung, Director Robert J Swieringa, Director
A G Lafley, Director Douglas A Warner III, Director