Louis Chenevert’s career has been marked by steady leadership and exceptional skills a handling a plethora of responsibilities and still making it to the fundraising event t donate to charity on a regular basis.
Louis Chenevert is most known for his work at the now global company called United Technologies Corporation which is a manufacturing conglomerate working in in countries around the globe.
At UTC, Louis Chenevert was most beneficial as the company’s Chief Executive Officer which he occupied from 2008 until he retired in 2014. Through strong leadership, smart decisions, and excellent communication and collaboration skills, Louis Chenevert transformed the corporation and made into a global business. Louis Chenevert also occupied the posts of President, Director, Chairman of the Board, and Chief Operating Officer. He had a lot on his plate but was able to juggle his responsibilities with finesse.
At the start of his career, Louis Chenevert was at General Motors for 14 years before moving on to Pratt and Whitney Canada as their Vice President of Operations in 1993. Later he was promoted to President of the company in 1999.
Louis Chenevert started working at the United Technologies Corporation in 2006. The company manufactures escalators, aircraft engines, HVAC, building systems, aerospace systems, fire and security systems, industrial products, and much more. The business was started up in Farmington, Connecticut by Frederick Rentschler in 1934 more than eight decades ago. The current Chief Executive Officer and Chairman is Gregory J Hayes who succeeded Louis Chenevert after his retirement in 2014.
To date, Louis Chenevert is working at smaller businesses and taking on smaller responsibilities but just as important. In 2015 he became the Executive Advisor at Goldman Sachs serving their Merchant Banking Division. There he is working to providing opportunities in the industrial and aerospace sectors and helps other businesses with his advisory services.
Louis Chenevert helped the founding of the United States Friends which is a part of the HEC Montreal Foundation. He is the Chairman of the HEC Montreal International Advisory Board as well as the Chairman of the Advisory Board of the Yale Cancer Center. Louis Chenevert has been recognized with many awards.