Getting Pricing Done with Jesse Finch Gnehm of GE Oil & Gas

January 2015 Pricing

GE has long been known as a process firm, but what processes do they use when it comes to pricing? What do pricing initiatives look like at GE Oil & Gas Subsea Systems? Who contributes to those pricing decisions? How does the pricing function fit within the larger organization? What pricing decisions does the pricing function directly engage? What techniques and tools have been found useful for pricing at GE Oil & Gas Subsea Systems? And are there any external resources that they have found particularly useful?


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  3. Songwriter: Are you down with unemployment?
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