YB Dato’ Seri Ong Ka Chuan, Minister of International Trade & Industry II officiated the opening of GE Malaysia’s new headquarters and GE Regional Office at Nu Sentral Tower 2 Kuala Lumpur today, together with Mr John G. Rice, Vice Chairman of GE/CEO GE Global Growth. Almost all of GE’s main businesses including (GE Power, GE Oil & Gas, GE Energy Connections, GE Healthcare & GE Global Growth Organization) and GE’s remote monitoring & diagnostic centre for GE O&G and GE Power will be based at this new office. This is GE’s largest facility in Malaysia in terms of manpower with ~800 GE employees.
YB Dato’ Seri Ong congratulated GE for the 40 years of strong presence in Malaysia. GE’s contribution has grown from a small sales and services office to a 1400 employee strength today and accumulated investment of RM1 billion for all the its activities. The new digital and high tech office signifies the trust in Malaysia’s business environment and local employees capabilities as well as the potential to further grow in the industry.