GE names Stephan Reimelt president & CEO of Power Conversion
By Renée Francoeur
September 25, 2015 – Stephan Reimelt is the new president and CEO of GE’s Power Conversion business, succeeding Joe Mastrangelo (who becomes President and CEO of Power Generation Products for GE Power & Water).
Power Conversion is a growing business, operating in 160 locations worldwide, with more than 7000 employees, GE said.
Reimelt will oversee global operations and their further expansion, as well as driving commercial growth. In his four years with GE, he has been responsible for the company in Europe and prior to that for its energy portfolio in Germany. He held previous leadership positions at MAN Ferrostaal AG, Lurgi AG and also ran his own mid-sized technological company, according to GE.
Reimelt will be based at the company’s headquarters in Paris.