Gas Power Systems welcomes new leadership

GE Power recently announced two new key leaders for its gas units business, called Gas Power Systems. Chuck Nugent has been appointed Chief Executive Officer & President of Gas Power Systems, and Frederic Ribieras was recently named Commercial Development Officer for Gas Power Systems. Frederic will also manage strategic accounts across GE Power’s businesses. 

Chuck Nugent
As a 30-year GE veteran and company officer, Chuck brings a strong blend of product management and operations experience to the role of CEO & President of Gas Power Systems. For more than a decade, he led the overall development and growth of multiple GE Aviation product lines including Military Engines, Small Commercial Engines, GEnx and CF6. Chuck is well-known for his technical expertise and aptitude for evolving product lines widely recognized as industry game-changers. Having most recently served as Vice President of Manufacturing for Oil & Gas and Vice President of Supply Chain for Healthcare, Chuck is also known for his customer-focused approach and broad global operations expertise.The combination of his experience and reputation makes him uniquely qualified to guide the team as it delivers for customers, and to position the business for long-term success in an evolving industry.

Frederic Ribieras
Frederic has joined GE Power as the Commercial Development Officer for Gas Power Systems.In this role he is responsible for leading the Gas Power Systems commercial team as well as managing strategic accounts across GE Power’s businesses.Frederic brings a wealth of experience to this role, having operated in GE for over 28 years, building deep Finance and Commercial expertise across the Power, Aviation, Healthcare and Oil & Gas businesses. In his most recent role as Chief Financial Officer of GE’s Global Growth Organization, he worked closely with many of GE’s key customers in partnership with regional teams. Frederic is intensely focused on delivering for customers and has a deep understanding of the nuances of operating across global markets.

We’re excited about Chuck and Frederic joining the business, and they look forward to meeting with our customers around the world.