VP & CIO
Mr. Fowler leads the newly created Digital Technology (DT) organization which redefines the Information Technology (IT) function. In this role, he is driving GE’s global Digital Technology strategy, services and operations, and aggressively delivering innovative and transformational solutions for GE, its customers and employees. As part of the GE Digital leadership team, Jim is leading GE’s DT organization through its largest transformation to date, including accelerating the development of products and solutions to deliver $1 billion in productivity for the company.
A global leader with 20 years of IT experience, including 15 years across various GE businesses, Jim most recently worked for GE Capital, where he served as CIO. Prior to GE, he held IT roles with Accenture and AT&T. Jim holds a bachelor of science in management information systems and marketing from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, as well as a masters of business administration from Xavier University.