Kevin Nolan helps drive the GE Appliances business’ growth strategy by integrating technology innovation into product design. He builds strong teams and robust processes, and plays a significant role in determining the R&D investment, creation of new lines of business and launch of new products. 

As a member of the senior leadership team, he focuses on commercializing new technologies through new business models and partnerships. He has played a key role in establishing FirstBuild, an innovation accelerator that is helping redefine how products are developed, built and sold.

Kevin assumed the CTO position in November of 2006. In his 27-year GE career, he progressed through various cross-functional operating roles in various GE businesses.

Throughout his career, he has continued to develop new technology with 23 patent awards, and has led the design and launch of numerous innovative appliance products. He also volunteers with several community non-profit organizations. 

Kevin resides in Louisville, Kentucky.