President & CEO, GE Healthcare Europe
Jean-Michel Malbrancq is married and has two children. He attended the University of Compiègne (France) and graduated with an Engineering Degree in 1980.
From 1983 through 1987 he held several engineering positions at Thomson CGR, a French medical imaging company, that GE acquired in 1987 and propelled GE Healthcare’s growth outside the US.
From 1987 through 2005, within GE Healthcare, Jean-Michel held several leadership positions in Engineering, Services and Sales before being named General Manager Sales & Marketing for the European Computed Tomography (CT) business in 2001.
In 2005, he became General Manager for the Global X-Ray business based in Milwaukee (USA). Under his leadership, the X-Ray business grew significantly and many new products were introduced in several parts of the world.
In January 2009, Jean-Michel was appointed Vice President of GE Healthcare Western Europe before being appointed President and CEO of GE Healthcare Europe in January 2011. In this new role, Jean-Michel will leverage the product, solution and services portfolio to find new growth opportunities in every country in the region and continue to position GE Healthcare as a strong leader in a critical market for the company.