H. Lawrence (Larry) Culp, Jr., is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of GE. Prior to joining GE, he served as President and CEO of Danaher and President of Veeder-Root and of Fluke and Fluke Networks. Harvard Business Review named him one of the Top 50 CEOs in the world. Mr. Culp is a member of the Board of Visitors and Governors of Washington College and serves on the Board of Wake Forest University. A member of Phi Beta Kappa, Mr. Culp earned a BA in Economics from Washington College and an MBA from Harvard Business School.