Louis Chenevert is a well known and quite successful businessman. Mr. Chenevert was CEO of United Technologies Corporation and he is now retired from the organization. United Technologies Corporation specializes in the manufacturing of aerospace systems as well as air craft engines. A small portion of the organization’s revenue does come from the government.
Due to Louis Chenevert‘s hard work, United Technologies experienced great growth and diversification during his tenure with the company. Mr. Chenevert possessed exceptional leadership qualities which served him quite well throughout his business career. Mr. Louis R. Chenevert also held a position as President with an organization called Pratt & Whitney which was headquartered in Canada.
Louis Chenevert graduated from the University of Montreal with a Bachelor of Science Degree within the field of Business & Production Management. Mr. Louis R. Chenevert graduated from the University with top honors.
Prior to becoming CEO of United Technologies, Mr. Louis R. Chenevert held a position as Chief Operating Officer of United Technologies. Before starting his career at United Technologies, Mr. Louis R. Chenevert spent over 10 years working for General Motors Corporation. During his tenure with General Motors Corporation, Mr. Chenevert held various upper level management positions with the company.
Mr. Chenevert once held a position with Goldman Sachs. In addition, throughout his successful business career Chenevert received numerous business recognition awards. In 2009, he received an “Honor Award” from the National Building Museum. In addition, Chenevert was named “Business person of the Year” by Aviation Week & Space Technology.
In 2011, Mr. Louis R. Chenevert returned to his former University to address the graduating class. For his participation and involvement with the 2011 graduating class Mr. Chenevert received an Honorary Doctorate.