Energy Connections Leadership

Reinaldo A. Garcia
CEO Grid Solutions
Reinaldo Garcia is the president and Chief Executive Officer of Grid Solutions, a GE and Alstom joint venture in GE’s Energy Connections business. 
Prior to this role, he was responsible for all Company operations across Latin America. Under his leadership, GE’s Latin Amercian region almost doubled its order intake in just four years.
Reinaldo has served in a number of strategic leadership roles at the General Electric Company since 1985. He has a diverse background in general management, sales, services, product development, finance and supply chain.  
Throughout his extensive GE career, Reinaldo has been based in the U.S., UK, France and Brazil working for a variety of GE businesses including Lighting, Energy and Healthcare in addition to Corporate. He started his career with GE Lighting in Cleveland, Ohio, in the Financial Management Program.  
Originally from Brazil, Reinaldo is a multilingual world citizen. He attended Law School at the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil and holds a degree in Economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA.