President and CEO, U.S. & Canada, GE Healthcare
Lee Cooper is president and CEO of GE Healthcare’s $8 billion U.S. and Canada region and is a GE Corporate Officer. With responsibilities spanning GE Healthcare’s imaging, ultrasound, life care solutions, IT, consulting and life science offerings, Lee leverages the capabilities across GE Healthcare in partnering with providers and governments to improve healthcare quality, access and affordability.
Prior to his current role, Lee was the vice president of global sales and marketing for GE Energy Management, which develops advanced technology solutions to help solve the efficiency challenges faced during the generation, distribution and consumption of power around the world. Energy Management is GE’s electrification and automation business, with more than $11 billion in revenues and 30,000 employees across 150 countries.
Lee also held additional commercially focused roles and served as the Chief Commercial Officer at GE Corporate, where he had oversight for sales and marketing development across GE. Prior to that, he was the Chief Marketing & Commercial Officer for GE Capital Americas, GE’s mid-market finance business in the U.S., Canada and Mexico, where his responsibilities included sales, marketing, pricing, and communications.
Lee has also led GE Capital’s Enterprise Client Group, where his team was responsible for the business’ 2,500 most strategic customer relationships. In January 2006, Lee was awarded GE’s Chairman Award for Commercial Excellence in Enterprise Selling.
Lee joined GE in 1990 and is a graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University, earning his bachelor’s degree in economics.