Senior Vice-President, GE & CEO, GE Renewable Energy
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 Pécresse 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. He joined Alstom from Imerys, where he held several positions during his 12 years there, starting with Vice-President Strategy and Development until being appointed Chief Operating Officer of Imerys in 2008. Prior to this, he was with Crédit Suisse First Boston from 1992, firstly as associate, then Vice-President, and finally Director responsible for mergers and acquisitions for France.
Born in 1967, Jérôme Pécresse is a former student of the Ecole Polytechnique and an engineer from Ponts & Chaussées.
President & CEO, Onshore Wind, GE Renewable Energy
Pete McCabe is a GE Company Officer and the President and CEO of GE Renewable Energy’s Onshore Wind business. Pete is based in Chicago, IL.
Pete was previously Vice President of Global Services Organization (GSO) for GE Transportation, where he led a team in overseeing maintenance agreements for part sales, asset maintenance, global remanufacturing, fulfillment and the development of advanced software and analytics.
Pete began his career with GE in 1988 as a member of the Company’s Manufacturing Management program. He completed assignments with GE Aerospace and GE Plastics, and had responsibilities in Sourcing, Manufacturing Engineering, Quality and front-line supervision. Upon program completion, Pete joined GE Plastics as Indirect and Direct Sourcing leader for the Mt. Vernon, IN sites before being named Product Engineer for the Lexan finishing operation.
In 1994, Pete joined Halliburton Energy Services as Business Unit Manager of what was then a $75MM P&L. He then led the supply chain design, and Completion Products business implementation, of a global enterprise resource planning (ERP) system across the world. In 1998, Pete joined I-Gate Capital as the Managing Principal for their SAP Supply Chain group.
In 2000, Pete joined GE’s Corporate Initiatives Group with responsibilities for e-procurement and corporate indirect and direct sourcing. One year later, he joined GE Medical Systems (now known as GE Healthcare) as the General Manager of Learning Solutions. He led the creation of its Performance Solutions business and was named General Manager of Performance Services in 2002.
By 2004, Pete was appointed Quality Leader for GE Healthcare. In this role, Pete was responsible for leading the businesses Lean and Six Sigma efforts where the team launched NPS, global product quality initiatives, customer quality initiatives and GE Healthcare’s drive to improve the speed and quality of our key customer facing processes. In 2006, he was named President and CEO of GE Healthcare’s Surgery business and helped the team successfully respond to an FDA consent decree. In 2010 he moved to Paris and was named President and CEO of GE Healthcare Services for Europe, Middle East and Africa. Pete was then named Vice President of Global Operations for GE Global Growth & Operations (GGO). Based out of London, he led a team in identifying, building and operating shared services for GE’s core financial processes based out of London.
Pete earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1998 from Northeastern University. He and his wife have three daughters.
President & CEO, Offshore Wind, GE Renewable Energy
John Lavelle is the CEO of GE Renewable Energy’s Offshore Wind business, where he leads the global business strategy with the mission to become one of the top three players in the offshore wind industry globally.
John’s strong product expertise, global experience and understanding of customers' priorities make him a natural fit with the Renewable Energy team. He has proven commercial and operational experience in GE, and a deep passion for GE's customers. He has broad experience as a 33-year GE veteran, with various leadership roles across the GE Energy business, including posts in China, Southeast Asia, Australia, and New Zealand.
John joined GE in 1983, holding a variety of sales and service engineering positions before being appointed Country Manager of Taiwan in 1992. He was then appointed Manager of Greater China in June 1993, where he greatly expanded GE’s presence in China. In May 1995, he became Director for South Asia Pacific based in Jakarta, Indonesia, and in 1998 he moved to Singapore and assumed the position of Region Executive for South Asia.
In 2000, John relocated to the United States as General Manager of Global Marketing & Commercial Operations for GE Energy Services in Atlanta, Georgia, responsible for the commercial activity, product management, and strategic growth initiatives for this $7B business.
From 2008 to 2012, he was the VP, Global Projects Operation for GE Energy, where he managed a $75B project portfolio at customer sites across the world. Prior to that, John was President of GE’s Gasification business, based in Houston, TX.
Prior to his November 2016 appointment to GE Renewable Energy, John served as the Vice President of Digital Energy of GE Energy since August 15, 2012 and as Chief Executive Officer of Digital Energy Business of GE Energy Management Inc. until November 6, 2015.
John currently serves on the GE/Prolec Board and the Board of Trustees for St. Anselm College in Manchester, NH. He previously served on the Union Graduate College board in Schenectady, NY, the GE-Hitachi Nuclear Energy Board of Directors as well as the Schenectady Chamber of Commerce.
John is a native of Holyoke, Massachusetts. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts from St. Anselm College in Manchester, NH, and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts - Lowell. John, his wife, Lisa, have four children.
Duncan Berry joined LM Wind Power after the acquisition by GE Renewable Energy.
He has over 20 years functional and general management experience with GE in several European countries, the US and most recently in Australia where he was CEO of GE Capital & also responsible for executing the sale of GE’s financial services businesses across Asia.
Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer, GE Renewable Energy
Andrès Isaza is Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer of GE Renewable Energy, a 10 billion-dollar digital industrial start-up that brings together one of the broadest portfolios of the renewable energy industry, including Onshore and Offshore wind, Hydro technologies, blade design and manufacturing as well as all related services. The business provides digital and industrial solutions to customer across all the continents with a network of sales, service and manufacturing centers, with more than 22,000 employees present in more than 55 countries.
Andrès joined GE from ABB, where he was most recently Group SVP heading up the global Commercial organisation of the Power Grids and Electrification Products divisions, present in 100+ countries and covering industries and utilities in generation, transmission and distribution sectors, through direct and channel sales.
Andrès began his career with ABB in 1995 and since then he has held increasingly senior sales roles in Europe, US, South America and Asia with responsibility for multibillion-dollar P&Ls, developing markets and deploying commercial organisations.
Andrès earned a master degree in electrical engineering from Genoa University in Genoa, Italy and has been a Lieutenant Officer Instructor at the Antiaircraft Academy in Italy.
Vice President, Digital Services, GE Renewable Energy
Anne M. McEntee is CEO of GE’s Renewable Energy Digital Services business, working across the broader portfolio of Onshore Wind, Offshore Wind and Hydropower businesses to provide digital products and lifecycle solutions driven by our customers’ operational strategy. We focus on what matters most to them—outcomes that increase revenue, reduce costs and lower risk. GE does this by applying data-driven insights, expert recommendations, and advanced field services, fully integrated in a single software platform.
GE is one of the world’s leading suppliers of renewable energy technology with more than 400GW’s of installed capacity in 60+ countries around the world. With manufacturing and assembly facilities in the United States, Europe, Asia and South America, the company’s current renewable product portfolio includes onshore and offshore wind turbines and hydro products and services.
Anne is a 20-year GE veteran who has worked and advanced through a series of increasingly responsible assignments in the power generation, oil & gas, and renewable energy industries.
Previously, Anne spent four years as President and CEO of GE’s Onshore Wind business, which achieved record orders in 2016. Under her leadership, the business expanded globally in countries like Brazil and India, as well as growing significantly in Asia and Europe. She also put significant focus on growing the services business and launching a wind repowering business.
Prior to her role in GE Renewable Energy, Anne was Vice President of Flow & Process Technologies, a division of GE Oil & Gas. She has also held the role of General Manager of Power Services.
Anne was promoted to a Vice President and company officer of GE in March 2011.
Anne holds a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY.