Louis Chenevert is one of the most successful legendary business people who have made significant changes in their professions. Louis has managed to achieve within a few years what any other aspiring executive professionals would meet in a lifetime. He is a French Canadian business person who was born in Quebec. Louis attained a bachelor’s degree in production management from the University of Montreal.
Louis Chenevert’s Career
Louis started his career by working for a motor company for 14 years. After which he joined Pratt and Whitney Canada Company that he further worked for to improve his professional skills. After having worked for six years, his hard work paid off as he earned the position for the company’s presidency in 1999.
In the year 2006, there was the recognition of his skills and capability as Louis was elected to be the chief operating officer of the United Technologies Corp. One of the significant accomplishments while at the UTC was the one-year negotiations that further yielded in the acquisition of Goodrich at a great deal of $18.4 billion. Due to Louis ability to work on opportunities with the highest potentials, he prioritized investments in advanced technology projects. Besides, he prioritized employees as he enabled 40,000 employees to attain a degree education while working for the company.
After his tireless work and outstanding accomplishments at the UTC, Louis stepped down as the CEO of the company on 5th December 2014. He embarked on an independent advisory job at the merchant banking division at Goldman Sachs where he concentrated his focus on industrial sector and aerospace.