Thomas Stanley works with GE’s commercial, product management, engineering and supply chain organizations to maximize growth through new product introductions and technology initiatives. He joined GE in 1986 as a staff engineer, and has since held various engineering and technology leadership roles of increasing responsibility. Prior to assuming his current role in 2011, Stanley served as vice president of technology for Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SBIC) Innovative Plastics, a $7-billion business unit of SBIC formed when the company acquired GE Plastics.