Arthur H. Harper
Founder, Managing Partner
Arthur Harper

After a successful 27 year corporate career with the last 21 years at GE, Art founded GenNx360 Capital Partners in January 2006. Art was a senior vice president at GE and President & CEO of GE Equipment Services, a $7B revenue global business. In this capacity, Art was responsible for a portfolio of seven global businesses with operations in over 19 countries. He was also a member of the GE Capital Board and a member of GE’s Corporate Executive Council.

During his career at GE, Art completed two successive P&L expatriate assignments including Hong Kong for GE Plastics Greater China and then Belgium as Vice President of Global Manufacturing for GE Plastics and GE Plastics Europe, India, and Africa. Before joining GE in 1984, Art spent the first six years of his career with Conoco, Inc. and DuPont in various sales and marketing roles.

Art earned a BS in chemical engineering in 1978 from Stevens Institute of Technology.

Art is recognized as a proven leader and has been honored with a number of awards including the 2004 GE Chairman’s Turn Around of the Year Award. In 2005, Black Enterprise Magazine named Art one of the 75 Most Powerful African Americans in Corporate America and that same year, he received the Award for Professional Achievement by the 100 Black Men of Stamford, CT.  Art is the 2015 recipient of the Stevens Institute of Technology's International Achievement Award.

As part of his strong belief in giving back, Art is involved with and sits on several non-profit boards all focused on improving the future lives of minority kids. In his spare time, Art is an avid reader and jazz collector known by his friends for his "Jazz Forever" signature signoff.

Tonya Thomas
Tel: 212-257-6782