General Electric has announced the appointment of three new
company officers, among them Bill Fitzgerald, 42, who was appointed
Vice President and General Manager, Global Operations for GE
Engines Services at GE Aircraft Engines.
In his previous role he
was General Manager, Global Supply Chain at GE Transportation
Systems (since February 2001).
In 1998, Bill became part of the Engine Services operation at GE
Aircraft Engines and in January 2000 assumed the position of
Managing Director for the European Engines Services operation. He
began his career at GE Aircraft Engines in 1983 as a member of the
Manufacturing Development Program (MDP).
Bill holds a Manufacturing Engineering degree from Boston
University and is a graduate of GE's Advanced Manufacturing course.
Additionally, he holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from
Worcester Polytechnic Institute.