Daniel Brown

Khozema Shipchandler

Chief Financial Officer MENA, General Electric International

Khozema was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He attended Indiana University and graduated with Bachelor of Arts degrees in Biology and English, plus a minor in Economics. He is also halfway through an Executive MBA at the University of Chicago. In 1996, he joined GE Money's Management Development Program. In 1997, he joined GE Plastics' Financial Management Program. In 2000, he joined GE's Corporate Audit Staff where he spent five years; as an Executive Audit Manager he oversaw Aviation, Transportation and Consumer and Industrial. In 2005, he joined GE Aviation as Manager, Financial Planning and Analysis. In 2006, he was promoted to CFO, Military Systems. In 2007, he was promoted to CFO, Aviation Systems. In 2009, he was promoted to CFO, Aviation Services. Khozema was promoted to the position of CFO, GE, in the Middle East, North Africa & Turkey in June 2011. He currently resides in Dubai, UAE with his family. Khozema is married to Alefiya and they have two children, ages 5 and 3. He enjoys spending time with his family, running, golfing, playing tennis, reading and traveling.