John Damalas

Executive CIO - Data Science, Finance and Multi-Year Agreements - GE Power

John is currently the Vice President – Data & Analytics for GE Power Services which includes responsibility for Data Science, Enterprise Data Management and Risk/Contract analytics product management within the Digital Technology function.

Prior to this role, he held the position of IT Leader for Analytics, Business Intelligence and Shop Operations within the Global Services and Solutions division of GE’s Transportation business.  In this role, John helped establish the technical strategy of the analytics and data platforms to support their data science and prognostics organizations. Additional responsibilities included implementation and support of a custom developed software platform to manage locomotive repairs across a global network of field sites.

John began his career at GE in 2006 in GE’s Information Management Leadership Program and has held various roles with GE’s Corporate Audit Staff as well as throughout GE’s Power business.  John earned his Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.  He and his wife are currently located in Atlanta with their 2 dogs.