John Flannery, General Electric

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General Electric (Boston): John Flannery, current president and CEO of GE Healthcare, has been named CEO of the company by the GE board of directors effective Aug. 1, and chairman and CEO effective January 1, 2018.  Jeff Immelt, chairman and CEO, will remain chairman of the board through his retirement from the company on Dec.31. In addition, Jeff Bornstein, current CFO, has also been promoted to vice chair of GE.  The leadership

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