by Jon Freedman, Vice President, Global Partnerships, Government Affairs
Jon Freedman is based in Washington, DC, where he leads global partnerships and government affairs for GE’s water business. Previously, he was the project leader responsible for developing GE’s global environmental sustainability initiative now called ecomagination*. Jon joined GE in 2001 and then helped GE create a global water business by leading the acquisition of an NYSE-listed global water company. He teaches a class on water at the University of Pennsylvania, and serves on the advisory board of The Wharton School’s Institute for Global Environmental Leadership.
Part of Mendoza's Ten Years Hence series.