John H. Myers has served in a number of senior positions at General Electric Investment Corp. since 1986. Prior to being named president and CEO, he was most recently Executive Vice President, with responsibility for the fixed income, private equity and real estate groups.
Mr. Myers also was manager-finance of the company’s construction-engineering services group, deputy treasurer of the General Electric Company and manager-finance of the international contractor equipment department. He began his GE career in the organization’s financial management program and served in several international positions, including offshore assignments in Germany and Italy.
In addition to serving as a Director of Hilton, Mr. Myers is a member of the boards of directors of GE Capital Services Inc., the Pebble Beach Company and the Warburg Pincus Advisory Board. He also is a trustee of Wagner College and serves on the pension managers advisory committee of the New York Stock Exchange. He earned a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Wagner College, was commissioned as an officer in the U.S. Navy and served two tours of duty in Vietnam.