Darryl L. Wilson is Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer for GE Power & Water’s Distributed Power business, a leading provider of power equipment and services. Distributed Power’s product portfolio includes highly efficient industrial aeroderivative gas turbines and reciprocating engines that generate 100 kW to 100 MW of power for numerous industries globally. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, Distributed Power employs more than 5,000 people around the world.
Darryl joined GE in August, 1992 after a combined eight years at IBM, Proctor & Gamble and British Petroleum. Most recently, he was president and CEO of GE’s Aeroderivative Products business, a leading provider of aeroderivative gas turbine engines and services for global power generation applications. In that role, he led the group’s Aero products and services, a multi-billion global business, where revenue grew from $1.7B to $4.2B during his tenure as president and CEO. He previously held a number of other leadership roles during his career at GE, including president and CEO, GE Consumer & Industrial for Asia Pacific in Shanghai, China, and president and CEO, GE Consumer & Industrial-Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). He was named a General Electric Company officer in 2008.
Darryl holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Baldwin-Wallace College in Berea, Ohio and an MBA from Indiana University, Bloomington. He and his wife, Giselle and their sons Jared and Aaron live in Houston, TX.
Distributed Power, which is focused on power generation at or near the point of use, is part of GE Power & Water, an operating unit of General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) and a world-leading provider of power generation, energy delivery and water processing technologies serving all areas of the energy industry, including wind, solar, biogas, alternative fuels, natural gas and nuclear energy. For more information, visit GE at http://www.ge.com/.