Jody Markopoulos is Supply Chain Officer of Baker Hughes, a GE company. She previously served as Chief Operating Officer of GE Oil & Gas, where she was responsible for sourcing, manufacturing, materials, quality, EHS and global projects. In this role, which she assumed in October 2015, she worked across GE to leverage capabilities, technologies and efficiencies to deliver products and solutions in a customer-centric organization. Previously, she was Vice President of Global Sourcing for GE Oil & Gas, where she managed strategic sourcing operations of $10+ billion of material and services, and Vice President of Sourcing for GE Energy, where she managed and procured more than $16B in material worldwide. She also served as President & CEO of GE Intelligent Platforms.
Markopoulos joined GE as a member of the Management Development Program in 1993 and has held numerous operational and business leadership roles in Energy, Home & Business Solutions, Energy Management and Oil & Gas. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in interdisciplinary engineering and management from Clarkson University.
She was part of the inaugural honorees of the Women in Energy Leadership awards given by the Houston Business Journal in October 2015 and her honors also include serving as Global co-chair of GE’s Women’s Network and a trustee at her alma mater, Clarkson University.