Presentation on theme: "General Electric Company"— Presentation transcript:
1 General Electric Company By: Magaly RubioTuyet Nguyen
2 Brief History of the Company Founded in Schenectady, New YorkGeneral Electric was formed by the merger of Edison General Electric and Thomson-Houston CompanyGE had a long history of working with turbinesGE has the fourth most recognized brand in the world, worth almost $49 billion
4 Company Business Electrical Appliances Financial Services Commercial FinanceConsumer FinanceAircraft LeasingEnergy Financial Services
5 Major Products Jet engines Gas turbines Lighting Medical Technology Electric motorsWind turbinesKitchen Appliances
6 Interesting Facts First to offer pre-wired Christmas light strings Largest tax return in 2005Company is 113 years old
7 Brief Description About Jeffrey R. Immelt How Big is the Company?The company has 323,000 employees around the world, 17,000 supplies.Operation worldwide: Northern Asia, South East Asia, Australia, New-Zealand, Europe, Middle East Africa, South Africa, North America, Latin America. Annual revenue: $183 billonBrief Description About Jeffrey R. ImmeltMr. Jeffrey R. Immelt is president (GE’s chairman & CEO)In 1978, he earned a B.A degree & M.B.A in 1982In 1982, he has held several global leadershipHe became an officer of GE in 1989In 200, He was chief executive officer.