Jack Ryan

Jack Ryan

VP, Executive Development & Learning , General Electric


Jack Ryan is the Vice President, Executive Development & Learning at General Electric Company (GE). Ryan is responsible for various aspects of Human Resources function at General Electric Company. In this role, he oversees talent development for GE's aviation business, an $11 billion business with more than 26,000 employees worldwide. Ryan has led global Human Resources for the business since July 2005.

Prior to this role, he was an HR leader for Aviation's Services operation in Cincinnati, Ohio. Before that he was an HR leader for Industrial Systems Solutions within GE Industrial. From 1997 to 1999, he was the HR manager for Commercial Engine Operations in Aviation.

Ryan began with GE in 1988 as an HR Intern in Schenectady, New York and was a member of the Company's Human Resources Leadership Program.

Ryan received his Bachelor's degree in Industrial & Labor Relations from Cornell University in 1989.