General Electric

General Electric is a multinational conglomerate corporation offering infrastructure and financial services worldwide. The Company operates in various segments, including power and water, oil and gas, energy management, renewable energy, aviation, healthcare, transportation, appliances, energy connections and lighting, GE capital, and more.

Company Growth (employees)
Boston, US
Size (employees)
295,000 (est)
General Electric was founded in 1892 and is headquartered in Boston, US

Key People/Management at General Electric

John Flannery

John Flannery

Chairman & CEO
Jay Ireland

Jay Ireland

President & CEO, GE Africa
Jamey Mock

Jamey Mock

VP, Audit Staff
Daniel Janki

Daniel Janki

SVP, GE Treasurer & Global Operations
Alex Dimitrief

Alex Dimitrief

SVP & General Counsel
Raghu Krishnamoorthy

Raghu Krishnamoorthy

SVP & Chief Human Resources Officer
Deirdre Latour

Deirdre Latour

VP, Senior Advisor and Chief Communications Officer
Puneet Mahajan

Puneet Mahajan

VP, Financial Planning & Analysis
Matthew Cribbins

Matthew Cribbins

VP, Investor Communications
Jan Hauser

Jan Hauser

VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer
Jamie Miller

Jamie Miller

SVP, Chief Financial Officer
Victor Abate

Victor Abate

SVP & Chief Technology Officer
Sue Siegel

Sue Siegel

Chief Innovation Officer at GE, CEO of GE Ventures

General Electric Office Locations

General Electric has offices in Boston, Toronto, Mississauga, Ontario and in 290 other locations
Boston, US (HQ)
41 Farnsworth St
Fairfield, US
3135 Easton Turnpike
Rapid City, US
PO Box 1780
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General Electric Financials and Metrics

General Electric Financials

General Electric's revenue was reported to be $123.7 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q3, 2017)

33.5 b

Gross profit (Q3, 2017)

9.4 b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2017), %


Net income (Q3, 2017)

1.7 b

Market capitalization (23-Feb-2018)

125.6 b

Cash (30-Sep-2017)

39.9 b


221.4 b
General Electric's current market capitalization is $125.6 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


117.2 b117.4 b123.7 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

83.7 b82.7 b87.5 b

Gross profit

33.5 b34.7 b36.2 b
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


26.2 b29.2 b28 b27.8 b33.5 b29.3 b27.7 b29.6 b33.5 b

Cost of goods sold

18.7 b20.6 b19.9 b20.4 b22.4 b21 b20.4 b21.8 b24.1 b

Gross profit

7.6 b8.7 b8.2 b7.5 b11.1 b8.3 b7.3 b7.8 b9.4 b

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


70 b70.5 b48.1 b

Accounts Receivable

23.2 b27 b24.1 b


17.7 b22.5 b22.4 b


48.1 b54.1 b50.5 b
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


87.1 b91.7 b99.1 b75.1 b52.1 b52.5 b41.6 b44 b39.9 b

Accounts Receivable

20.5 b21.8 b22.3 b25.9 b25.1 b25.2 b21.7 b21.4 b25 b


17.8 b18.7 b19.3 b233.9 b24.7 b24.1 b22.7 b22.8 b25.8 b


61.2 b51 b50.7 b53.8 b50.4 b51.5 b49 b50.2 b54.1 b
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

15.3 b(5.8 b)8.5 b

Depreciation and Amortization

5 b4.8 b5 b

Accounts Receivable

(1.9 b)(52 m)1.5 b


(872 m)(314 m)(1.4 b)
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

(13.6 b)(14.7 b)(12.2 b)107 m2.9 b4.9 b577 m1.9 b3.6 b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.1 b2.3 b3.6 b1.2 b2.5 b3.6 b1.2 b2.3 b3.7 b

Accounts Receivable

2.6 b1.6 b909 m1 b1.9 b763 m2.4 b2.4 b1.7 b


(265 m)(1.1 b)(1.8 b)(1.5 b)(2.6 b)(2.6 b)(818 m)(598 m)(1.5 b)
USDY, 2017


55.2 x


113.5 k


1.4 x


0.4 x

Financial Leverage

4 x
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General Electric Operating Metrics

General Electric's Backlog was reported to be $341 b in FY, 2017, which is a 6% increase from the previous period. General Electric's Patent Applications was reported to be 3 k in FY, 2016, which is a 3% decrease from the previous period
FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q4, 2017FY, 2017


$266 b$267.6 b$272.1 b$269.7 b$315 b$316.1 b$319.6 b$319.2 b$321 b$324.3 b$326.8 b$328 b$341 b

Gas Turbines Sold


Wind Turbines Sold

2.88 k2.87 k3.29 k

Commercial Engines Sold

2.57 k2.59 k2.75 k
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General Electric Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
General Electric Financing C.V.
GMC Consolidation LLC
Granite Services
Grid Solutions SAS
Grid Solutions (U.S.) LLC
IDX Systems Corporation
International General Electric (U.S.A.)
MRA Systems
Nuclear Fuel Holding Co.
Nuovo Pignone S.p.A.
OEC Medical Systems
One GE Healthcare UK
Panametrics Ltd
Patent Licensing International
PII Limited
Power Holding LLC
SA Aviation Systems Holdings Inc.
Unison Industries
Whatman Limited
Cardinal Cogen
GE Aero Energy Power
GE Albany Global Holdings BV
GE Albany CH GmbH
GE Albany C.V.
ALSTOM Energias Renovaveis Ltda
EA Distribution
Amersham Health Norge AS
Bently Nevada
Caribe GE International of Puerto Rico
GE Albany US Holdings LLC
GE Aviation Systems Group Limited
GE Aviation Systems North America LLC
GE Aviation UK
GE Betz International
GE Business Services GmbH
GE Caledonian Limited
GE Canada Holdings
GE Capital Fleet Services International Holdings
GE Capital Global Financial Holdings
GE Capital Global Holding
GE Capital UK Finance
GE Drives & Controls
GE Druck Holdings Limited
GE Energy Europe B.V.
GE Energy Netherlands, B.V.
GE Energy Parts
GE Energy Power Conversion Group SAS
GE Energy Products France SNC
GE Energy Services
GE Energy Switzerland GmbH
GE Energy (USA)
GE Engine Services
GE Engine Services - Dallas
GE Engine Services Distribution
GE Engine Services UNC Holding I
GE Europe Holdings LLC
GE Financial Assurance Holdings
GE Financial Funding Unlimited Company
GE Financial Ireland Unlimited Company
GE France Financial Holdings
GE Gas Turbines (Greenville) LLC
GE Global Products LLC
GE Global Sourcing LLC
GE Healthcare AS
GE Healthcare Bio-Sciences AB
GE Healthcare BVBA
GE Healthcare European Holdings SARL
GE Healthcare Finland Oy
GE Healthcare Holding Norge AS
GE Healthcare Japan Corporation
GE Healthcare Life Sciences Holding AB
GE Healthcare Limited
GE Healthcare Norge AS
GE Healthcare Sweden Holding AB
GE Healthcare USA Holding LLC
GE Hungary Kft.
GE Industrial Consolidation Limited
GE Infrastructure Aviation
GE Infrastructure
GE Infrastructure Technology International LLC
GE Inspection and Repair Services Limited
GE Intelligent Platforms
GE Investments
GE Ionics Inc.
GE Italia Holding S.p.a.
GE Jenbacher GmbH & Co OG
GE Keppel Energy Services Pte. Ltd.
GE Maintenance Services
GE Media Holdings
GE Medical Systems Global Technology Company
GE Medical Systems Information Technologies
GE Medical Systems Societe en Commandite Simple
GE Medical Systems
GE Medical Systems, LLC
GE Medical Systems, Ultrasound & Primary Care Diagnostics LLC
GE Mexico
GE Military Systems
GE Oil & Gas Angola
GE Oil & Gas Pressure Control
GE Osmonics
GE Pacific Holdings Pte. Ltd.
GE Pacific Private Limited
GE Packaged Power
GE Packaged Power, L.P.
GE Renewable Holding B.V.
GE Renewables North America
GE Transportation Parts
GE UK Group
GE UK Holdings
GE Water & Process Technologies Canada
GE Wind Energy
GEA Distribution
GEAE Technology
GENE Holding LLC
General Electric (Bermuda) Ltd.
General Electric Canada Company
General Electric Canada Holdings Company
General Electric Deutschland Holding GmbH
General Electric Europe Holdings C.V.
General Electric Foreign Sales Corporation
General Electric International (Benelux) B.V.
General Electric International
General Electric International Operations Company
General Electric Services (Bermuda) Ltd.
General Electric Services Luxembourg SARL
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NuregoFebruary 13, 2017
Bit Stew SystemsNovember 15, 2016$153 m
wise.ioNovember 15, 2016
Concept LaserOctober 27, 2016$599 m
ArcamSeptember 06, 2016
Metem CorporationApril 04, 2016
WurldtechMay 09, 2014
API HealthcareJanuary 21, 2014
Imbera ElectronicsSeptember 27, 2013
Avio AeroDecember 21, 2012$4.3 b
Albeo TechnologiesNovember 26, 2012
ConverteamMarch 29, 2011
NaverusNovember 23, 2009
Vital SignsJuly 24, 2008$860 m
SensicoreApril 11, 2008
ABB Vetco GrayJanuary 08, 2007$1.9 b
InVision TechnologiesMarch 14, 2004$900 m
Kidder Peabody & CompanyApril 25, 1986$600 m
RCADecember 12, 1985$6.3 b

General Electric Market Value History

General Electric Revenue Breakdown

General Electric Median Salaries

Source: 871 public H-1B filings from General Electric

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