Business Executives

Jérôme Pécresse

Senior Vice-President, GE & CEO, GE Renewable Energy

Appointed November 2015

Jérôme leads GE Renewable Energy, reporting to CEO John Flannery. GE Renewable Energy, which has the broadest renewable energy portfolio in the industry, includes on-shore and off-shore wind, blades, hydro and concentrated solar power.

Jérôme was appointed President of Alstom Renewable Power Sector and Executive Vice-President of Alstom, in June 2011. He created Alstom’s Renewable Power business which had close to 10,000 employees and sales of around €2 billion.

Prior to joining Alstom, Jerome worked with Crédit Suisse First Boston in 1992, as an associate, Vice-President, and Director, responsible for mergers and acquisitions for France. He also worked for Imerys for 12 years as Vice-President Strategy and Development, Chief Finance Officer and then as Chief Operating Officer.

Jérôme is a former student of the Ecole Polytechnique and an engineer from Ponts & Chaussées.