Louis Chenevert- Chairman and CEO of UTC
Louis Chenevert was appointed the chairman and the chief executive officer of United Technologies Corporation (UTC) in 2006. He served for eight years. He exited from the corporation in 2014 after making a major transformation in the operations of the corporation. UTC is one of the biggest corporations in the world. Its market value is estimated to be $100 billion. His appointment into this corporation just goes to prove that he is in need one of the best business executives of the 21st Century. Louis Chenevert was born in Canada. He holds a degree in project management of HEC Montreal. He has also received great recognition in the aerospace for his impact in the industry. In 2011, he was featured as the best person of the year by a U.S based aerospace magazine.
Louis Chenevert first joined United Technologies Corporation in 1993. He joined the corporation through one of its units known as Pratt& Whitney. Previously, he was working for General Motors as the General Manager for 14 years. Since joining UTC, his role in the corporation have been remarkable. He has led initiatives intended to make the corporation better all through. While working for Pratt & Whitney, he made great achievements which had good implication on the parent company UTC.
When he was appointed in 2006, he had to take the corporation through the 2008 global economic recession. In one of his greatest achievements in his role as the CEO is that he managed to take the corporation through the economically hard time, with no major challenge experienced. His knowledge and skills in project management came in handy at a time when many industries died due to the impact of the economic recession. In fact what was amazing is that while other companies were collapsing, UTYC was now on a steady growth.http://frenchtribune.com/teneur/25552-innovative-deals-and-inspired-leadership-characterize-louis-chenevert
Louis Chenevert left the corporation in 2014 after resigning from his position as the CEO and chairman. Louis Chenevert has gone ahead to join other corporations in the financial markets sector. He left an admirable achievement that moved the industry in growth and development of technology used.