George Nolen

George C. Nolen


George Nolen is Chairman of Filtration Group. George was one of the original architects and co-founder of Filtration Group in 2009 and served as the company’s first CEO. In addition to his role at Filtration Group he serves as Senior Managing Director at Madison Industries.


Prior to joining Filtration Group, Mr. Nolen was CEO of Siemens Corporation, the US arm of Siemens AG. At Siemens, Mr. Nolen had responsibility for the 22-billion-dollar business, which grew more than 40% while he served as the first American President & CEO of the business. He spent 26 years in various executive roles at Siemens prior to his retirement in 2009.


He has been an active member of Business Roundtable and the executive committee of US Chamber of Commerce.