General Manager Europe, Industrial Solutions, General Electric
Based in Paris, Thierry LOPEZ de ARIAS is GE Industrial Solutions General Manager for Europe since January 2014, when he extended his responsibilities to Eastern Europe. Industrial Solutions delivers Low and Medium voltage products, solutions and services to a wide range of customers. Thierry leads the European organization with focus on driving growth and profit through commercial excellence in sales, marketing, pricing and tendering as well as customer satisfaction with high quality in execution, project management and service. Prior to taking on this new role, Thierry was GE Industrial Solutions Commercial Director for EMEA since October 2011 when he joined GE Energy. From 1996, he has held leadership positions in China, Australia, France, Brazil and Singapore for Areva T&D until taking on Southern Europe & Africa Vice-President when Alstom Grid was created after Alstom acquired Areva Transmission business in June 2010.