President and CEO GE Africa, Jay Ireland will retire from GE effective September 30 2018, after 38 years of Service.
Farid Fezoua President & CEO, GE Health care Africa has been named President and CEO GE Africa in addition to hi s role in GE Health care. This appointment is effective October 1st 2018
According to Jay Ireland ” It has been a great honour to build GE Africa. The past 7 years in Sub-Saharan Africa have been the most rewarding of my 38 years in GE. the opportunities across many Sectors, the optimism, the energy and the entrepreneurial nature of the people have all contributed to a wonderful experience. I am extremely proud of the value we have created together with our Customers and Partners. I want to thank all 2600 employees in the region for their support and commitment to making GE a valued Partner for the development of infrastructure in Africa he concluded.