GE Aviation names Mansfield Chief Digital Officer

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed July 11, 2017 10:20

GE Aviation names Mansfield Chief Digital Officer

GE Aviation has appointed John Mansfield to the role chief digital officer.  In this role, John will be responsible for the technology and business growth of the Aviation digital portfolio.

“John is a strong addition to our team,” said David Joyce, president and CEO of GE Aviation.  “He will continue our transformation of GE Aviation into a digital industrial aerospace leader with a focus on working with our customers on their greatest challenges.”

John joins GE following a successful career at Hitachi Limited, where he most recently served as president, general manager and chief technology officer of the Product Platform Division.

Under John’s leadership, GE Aviation’s Digital Solutions business will focus on solidifying the product strategy, delivering technical solutions and ultimately growing orders and revenue. John’s digital responsibilities will dual report to Bill Ruh, CEO, GE Digital & chief digital officer, GE and David Joyce. John will be based in Austin, TX. He joined GE on July 10.

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed July 11, 2017 10:20