Lorenzo Simonelli leads BHGE, which was formed in July 2017, combining the greatest strengths of Baker Hughes and GE Oil & Gas. Before joining GE Oil & Gas, Lorenzo was President & CEO of GE Transportation, a global transportation leader in the rail, mining, marine and energy storage industries. During his five-year tenure, he expanded and diversified GE Transportation by focusing on advanced manufacturing, intelligent control systems, and an approach to new propulsion solutions. Lorenzo has also served as CFO Americas for GE Consumer & Industrial, as well as General Manager, Product Management for GE Appliances, Lighting, Electrical Distribution and Motors. He joined GE’s Financial Management Program in 1994, where he worked on assignments in GE International, GE Shared Services, GE Oil & Gas and Consolidated Financial Insurance. Originally from Tuscany, Italy, Lorenzo is a Business & Economics Graduate from Cardiff University in South Wales.