Jeff Immelt - CEO General Electric - at ESCP Europe
On January 27, 2016, M. Jeff Immelt, Chairman and CEO of General Electric Co (GE) was on the ESCP Europe Paris Campus to meet students and alumni and talk about “Working for the world’s premier digital industrial company”.
Mr Immelt addressed the topic of GE’s transformation into the world’s premier digital industrial company in response to the digitization of the industrial sector, and discussed what it implies to lead a 300,000 employee company in this pivotal moment.
During his visit to our Paris Campus, Jeff Immelt delivered a passionate lesson to students and gave them advice. He was quite optimistic for them, explaining that the time was ideal to begin a professional life.
At the end of event, Jeff Immelt was offered the title of honorary professor by Frank Bournois, the ESCP Europe Dean.