As the Global ERP Leader for Power & Water, Jorge is responsible for building and leading the execution of the global ERP portfolio across all business units, a significant business transformation focused on creating the next generation of Digital capabilities.
Jorge brings significant global IT leadership experience and an excellent track record of success in the areas of revenue-generating solutions, processes and operational excellence, business process improvement and acquisition integration.
Jorge joined GE in 1998 as Project Engineer in Mexico and has held multiple IT leadership roles with increasing responsibility, in different countries, at GE Transportation, GE Aviation, GE Oil & Gas and GE Power. In his most recent role, he served as CIO for Drilling & Surface in Oil & Gas, where he led the team through multiple acquisitions integrations, ERP simplification, services digitization, and customer-facing programs. In addition, Jorge led Global Supply Chain IT and the Brilliant Factories initiative across the entire business. He also served as Board Member at the OFS-Portal, an organization in charge of advancing electronic commerce standards in the Upstream Oil & Gas industry.
Jorge earned his bachelor of engineering degree in Computer Science, with minors in Telecommunications and Mathematics, at the Institute of Technology in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. He is a graduate of the Experience Information Management Program (EIMP) and he is an active member of the GE Hispanic Forum.