Energy Connections Leadership

Stephanie Mains
CEO Industrial Solutions
Stephanie Mains is chief executive officer of GE’s Industrial Solutions business and a corporate officer of GE. Industrial Solutions, a GE heritage business, provides advanced technologies that protect and control the distribution of electricity throughout a facility’s infrastructure and offers high-performance solutions for a connected world.
GE is comprised of the best people and the best technologies, working on things that matter. GE’s Industrial Solutions business provides customers across various industries with end-to-end product and service solutions that help ensure the reliability and protection of the electrical infrastructure.
Stephanie has 26 years of GE experience in finance, operations and business management. She joined GE Transportation as part of the company’s Financial Management Program and during the next 10 years held roles of progressive responsibility in finance and quality at GE Transportation and GE Capital. In 1999, she joined GE Aviation and held posts including Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Material Services, CFO for customized service agreements and quality manager for Engine Services. 
Upon joining GE Energy in 2006, she oversaw GE’s network of global gas repair centers, program support and new repair introduction rollouts. She was promoted to general manager of Parts & Repair Services in 2010, which over two years, transformed into Services Operations, a 3,800-person, $4B global organization responsible for parts and repairs across GE’s gas and steam turbines and generators as well as global standards for outage execution. Stephanie was named an officer of GE in 2012. 
In 2013, she was appointed vice president of Global Services for GE Power & Water’s Distributed Power, a leading provider of power equipment, engines and services focused on power generation at or near the point of use. 
Stephanie holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Kentucky. She and her husband, Charles, have two children – Ben and Grace – and live in Atlanta, Georgia.