Mark L. Vachon
Mark Vachon, a 29-year GE veteran and Corporate Officer and member of GE’s Corporate Executive Council, leads ecomagination, GE’s business strategy that has invested $5 billion in clean tech research and development and generated $85 billion in revenues through 2010.
Most recently, Mark served as President & CEO of GE Healthcare’s $9 billion Americas Region, leading commercial activities in the United States, Canada and Latin America. His responsibilities spanned across all of GE Healthcare’s diagnostics, health information technology and life sciences product and service offerings. As a key leader of GE’s healthymagination initiative, Mark also focused on strategic engagement of governments and clinicians to lower costs, improve quality and achieve greater access to healthcare.
Prior to leading the America’s Region, Mark served as President and CEO of GE Healthcare’s $8 billion Global Diagnostic Imaging organization headquartered in Waukesha, Wisconsin, providing world-class technology in imaging and diagnostics.
Since joining GE in 1982, and graduating GE’s leadership programs, Mark has provided leadership in a number of GE’s businesses, including the Global Research Center, GE Appliances, GE Plastics – Europe, NBC, and GE’s investor relations. In recognition for his contribution to GE, Mark was appointed a Corporate Officer in 1999.
Mark is an active member of the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce and he serves on the Overseers Board for Northeastern University, Boston, his alma mater.