World Affairs Council of Hilton Head

Linda Fiore

Linda Fiore's distinguished career with GE Capital spans 25+ years as a senior executive with a strong track record of creating innovative, customer-focused solutions that drive revenue growth and profitability. Her diverse experience includes business development, strategy, sales, marketing, operations, and business transformation roles. Linda is a visionary leader with an inclusive style and a passion for building and enabling high-performing teams. She embraces change, viewing it as an opportunity to enhance business performance. 

In July, 2014, Linda was appointed Managing Director, Access GE for GE Capital Americas where she provided thought leadership and created and executed a strategy around sharing GE best practices, industry expertise and insights with GE customers and prospects.

From 2012 to 2014, Linda served as New Relationship Development Leader for GE Capital’s Commercial Distribution Finance business (CDF) providing direction and execution to CDF's new business development strategy, targeting financing for large and mid-sized manufacturing and distributor programs.

Prior to that, Linda’s GE Capital roles included Managing Director for Chicago Business Development where she collaborated with a broad range of stakeholders and acted as Strategic Advisor for General Electric’s Chicago business and employee expansion plan; Strategic Sourcing, Supplier Compliance and Facilities Leader; and President, Xerox Capital Services (a joint venture of Xerox and GE Capital), where she had P&L responsibility and managed a 1000+ employee team.

Throughout her career Linda has been involved with a variety of nonprofit, affinity and volunteer organizations including Make A Wish, Tommy Fund, GE Women’s Network (Executive Sponsor), Robert and Ann Lurie Children’s Hospital,  GE Developing Health Foundation (Executive Sponsor), Midtown Education Foundation (Council Member) and One Goal Graduation. Her philanthropic interests involve childhood disease, disadvantaged youth and mentoring of young women.

Linda received her Masters of Business Administration from Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut and her Bachelor of Science degree in Education from the State University of New York at Oneonta.

Linda recently relocated to Hilton Head, SC from Chicago, IL.


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