Meet Bob Lobley
Access GE Growth Leader# of years with GE: 31 Total years of experience: 33 Top 5 expertise areas: Manufacturing/Factory Operations, Lean Six Sigma, Design Engineering, Quality Systems, Intellectual Property.
Bob supports the GE Capital Equity team and works to increase portfolio value by facilitating portfolio company access to the GE network of suppliers, operating businesses, and process improvement methods.
A certified Master Black Belt, Bob has been working with the Equity team since late 2007. Bob started his career with GE through the Manufacturing Management Program with assignments at GE Aerospace and GE Rail. An alumnus of GE's Corporate Audit Staff, Bob has held operational, technology, quality, and commercial roles at GE Aerospace, Industrial Systems, GE Financial Assurance, and GE Trading/Licensing. Over the course of his 32 year career, Bob has led operational teams in manufacturing and technology, designed and implemented supplier quality and ISO9000 systems, implemented Lean/flow methodologies, developed information technology solutions, developed marketing plans, and led financial/business process audits. Bob has also developed and delivered training modules associated with Lean, Six Sigma, CAP, and GE's Commercial training processes.
Bob holds an MBA from Binghamton University, and is a graduate of Manhattan College, where he earned a Bachelors of Electrical Engineering.