Kevin Nolan

CTO, GE Appliances

Kevin is responsible for helping drive the Appliance business’ growth strategy by integrating technology innovation into product design.  His success in building strong teams and robust processes has played a significant role in the business’ decisions to increase R&D investment, create new lines of business and launch new products.  As a member of the senior leadership team he also plays a key role in commercializing new technologies through new business models and partnerships.

Kevin assumed the Technology VP position in November of 2006. In his 25-year GE career, he progressed through various cross-functional operating roles in GE’s Home and Business Solutions and Industrial businesses.

Throughout his career he has continued to develop new technology with 23 patent awards and has been involved in the design and launch of numerous innovative appliance products.

Kevin grew up in Connecticut and graduated from the University of Connecticut as an Honors Scholar with a degree in Mechanical Engineering.  After university graduation, he entered the prestigious GE Edison Engineering program. Kevin and his family reside in Louisville, KY.