Andrea Assarat joined GE Corporate Business Development in 2007. In this role, she pursues acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures, and equity investments in support of GE’s strategy. She is also a member of GE’s Corporate Diversity Council. Prior to joining Corporate BD, Andrea spent ten years at GE Equity, the equity investing arm of GE Capital, most recently as a Senior Managing Director leading the Industrial & Distressed portfolios and representing GE on the board of several portfolio companies. Prior to GE, Andrea worked at the private equity firm Investcorp and in the mergers & acquisitions group at Credit Suisse.