General Electric Co. is a financial services and technology company that manufactures and develops products for the generation, distribution, control, transmission, and utilization of electricity.
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Its services and products include power generation, water processing, aircraft engines, security technology, business and consumer financing, medical imaging, media content and industrial products. The company works in eight segments:, Oil & Gas, Energy Management, Power & Water, GE Capital ,Aviation, Transportation, Healthcare and Home & Business Solutions . It provides various products like Aviation, Electric motors, Energy, Appliances, Consumer electronics, , Finance, Gas, Healthcare, Oil, Electrical distribution ,Software, Lighting, Locomotives, Weapons, Water, Wind turbines. As of 2015, the company operates through the following segments: Oil and Gas, Power and Water Aviation, Healthcare, Transportation, Energy Management, and Capital.
GE came into existence in 1878 by Thomas A. Edison and has its headquarters in Fairfield, CT. The CEO of the company is Jeffrey Immelt and company employees 305,000 employees.