Business Leader Europe Connected Machines, GE Automation & Controls
Lennart Christensson has more than 25 years in the industry, as technology manager/CTO for some small/larger companies like TetraPak & ABB within Industrial IT & Automation.
He joined GE in 2004 and is currently in the GE Automation & Control’s Equipment Insight team, a business unit focused on making the Industrial Internet real for Equipment Manufacturers.
He is responsible for leveraging GE’s portfolio of industrial IT and automation solutions to deliver cloud based infrastructure for automation equipment deployment and management as the Business Leader Europe Connected Machines.
Lennart began his career in GE’s industrial software business with roles in consulting, sales, and marketing. Since that time, he has provided commercial leadership across various aspects of GE’s automation business, including sales management, key account management and channel management. Before joining the Equipment Insight team he had a role promoting solutions to GE internally – like Remote Monitoring & Analysis solution, an area GE is leading.
He is located in Sweden and holds a M.Sc. Engineering Physics from Chalmers University in Sweden.