Business 100 - 2008

Pamela Daley/General Electric

Pamela Daley is the Senior Vice President for Corporate Business Development of General Electric Company. She is responsible for GE’s mergers, acquisitions, and divestiture activities. Before assuming her present position, Pamela was Vice President and Senior Counsel for Transactions at GE. Prior to joining GE in 1989, she was a partner of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius.

Pamela received an A.B. degree in Romance Languages and Literatures with highest honors from Princeton University, and later, a law degree from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where she graduated first in her class and served as  Editor-in-Chief of The Law Review. She was an adjunct professor at her alma mater from 1982 through 1989, where she taught Federal Income Taxation of Partners and Partnerships.

Pamela serves on the Board of Directors of General Electric Capital Corporation, GE Capital Services Inc., the GE Foundation, and the World Wildlife Fund. A third-generation Irish-American, she traces her roots to County Meath.  She is married with one son.