Jeff Immelt is an American business executive currently working as a venture partner at New Enterprise Associates. He previously served as the CEO of General Electric from 2001 to 2017, and the CEO of GE’s Medical Systems division from 1997 to 2000. Jeff Immelt has stayed with G.E. since the year 1982, following his graduation from Harvard with a Master’s degree in Business Administration. Following his retirement from G.E, Jeff now works on various non-profit projects, including the Robin Hood Foundation, which is devoted to addressing poverty issues within New York City. In this episode of the 2% Podcast, Jeff reflects on his career, his time at G.E. and shares his most valuable leadership lessons and insights.
Eric has been named "CEO of the Year" at the 2019 Business Excellence Awards, one of the "Top 30 Entrepreneurs in the UK" by Startups Magazine, and among "Britain's 27 Most Disruptive Entrepreneurs" by The Telegraph.