People: General Electric Co (GE)
21 Aug 2019
Mr. Michael J. Holston is Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary of the Company. He joins GE from Merck & Co., Inc. where he served most recently as Executive Vice President and General Counsel. He joined Merck in 2012 as Executive Vice President and Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer. At Merck, Holston provided leadership to global legal affairs for the Company, global safety and the environment, and global security and aviation functions as well as public policy, communications and ethics and compliance. Before joining Merck, Holston served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Board Secretary of Hewlett-Packard Company from 2007 to 2012. Prior to his role with Hewlett-Packard, Holston was a partner in the litigation practice at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP. Earlier in his career, he served as a prosecutor in the criminal division of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and as a partner in the law firm of Drinker Biddle & Reath. Holston earned his J.D. from Villanova University School of Law and a B.S.M.E. from the University of Notre Dame.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||4,095,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||9,420,720|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||13,515,700|