Michael A. Neal was Vice Chairman of General Electric Company, a global industrial and financial services company, until his retirement in 2013 and was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of GE Capital from 2007 until 2013. During his career at General Electric, Mr. Neal held several senior operating positions, including President and Chief Operating Officer of GE Capital and Chief Executive Officer of GE Commercial Finance prior to being appointed Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of GE Capital.
Mr. Neal is a founder of and advisor to Acasta Enterprises Inc., a special purpose acquisition company. Mr. Neal serves on the advisory board of Georgia Institute of Technology’s Sam Nunn School of International Affairs. Mr. Neal is also a trustee of Georgia Institute of Technology’s GT Foundation.
Mr. Neal graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology.