Danny O’Brien currently serves as the Government Relations Leader for GE Transportation. In this capacity he oversees GE’s global engagement on commercial and public policy issues impacting GE’s aviation and locomotives businesses. Prior to GE, Mr. O’Brien served as a long-time senior advisor in the United States Senate where he was chief of staff to Senators Torricelli, Biden and Menendez. Serving the three Senators, Mr. O’Brien managed their policy, communications and political strategies. In the Senate, Mr. O’Brien also served as the staff director for the Senate Foreign Relations Committee where he managed the Committee’s policy and legislative priorities in the areas of national security, economic statecraft, human rights and democracy.
Mr. O’Brien holds a bachelor’s degree from University of Redlands in political science and Spanish.