John Krenicki, Jr.
President and CEO, GE Energy
Vice Chairman , GE
John Krenicki is a Vice Chairman of GE and the President and Chief Executive Officer of GE Energy. The businesses that comprise GE Energy include Power & Water, Oil & Gas and Energy Management.
Mr. Krenicki’s GE career began in the Technical Marketing Program, after which he held a number of leadership roles with GE Plastics and other materials businesses. He later served as Vice President of Lighting-Americas, Superabrasives and President & CEO of Transportation Systems.
In 2003 he was named a Senior Vice President of GE and the President & CEO of GE Plastics. In 2005 Mr. Krenicki assumed his current role as the President & CEO of GE Energy, and in 2007 was appointed as a GE Vice Chairman. He is a member of GE’s Corporate Executive Council and the GE Capital Board of Directors.
Mr. Krenicki earned a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Connecticut and an MS degree in Management from Purdue University. He is married with children.