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Louis R. Chênevert is a businessman with Canadian nationality; he was born in Quebec. He studied at HEC Montreal and attained a bachelor’s degree in business administration specializing in production management in 1979. He received a doctorate from Concordia University in 2014. Besides his career, he has worked as a chairman, chief executive officer and president of different companies.

 

Louis Chênevert started his career at general motors’ where he worked for 14 years as a supervisor in an assembly plant. The job was difficult; however, he learned people’s power and their race towards making a difference if management listened to them. The employees had the potential of unlocking opportunities and solving problems. It is through this experience that he managed to rise through several ranks and shaped his operations.

 

First, he worked with, Pratt & Whitney as a president from 1999 to 2006; he was elected as director of Integrated Technologies. Later he was selected as an as a chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and he was then chosen as the president of the same company in 2008 and served in the position until 2014 when he retired.

After his retirement from United Technologies as a president, he joined Sachs a banking division as an industry advisor and worked from 2015 to 2017. He is also a member of the business council forum and serves in the board of directors of Cargill. Chenevert was honored with a congressional foundation in 2017 and become the chairman of Yale, a cancer center advisory board.

When Chevevert was the CEO of a multinational company, he brought out many ideas with crucial executives and small strategic groups that had a profound understanding of the needs of the customers. He had a passion for delivering quality products in the product cycle and this approach resulted in significant change in making decisions that strengthened the portfolio.

Louis brings ideas to live by focusing on operational talents as well as engineering important ideas that produce results exceeding customer expectations. He also focuses on maintaining small teams for natural executive leadership to pursue game-changing products. Through intense review and concentrating on key objectives, the results were attained.

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One of the main focus of a brilliant entrepreneur is focusing on the future growth of a company. It is the ability to thrive tomorrow that is of greater importance to a business than the performance of today. One of the brilliant entrepreneurs we have today is Louis Chenevert, the former chairman and CEO of United Technologies Corporation. He managed UTC between 2008 and 2014 as the senior-most executive. In his tenure of six years, the level of growth that was recorded still drives the company years after he retired. One thing that Chenevert knew was that incorporating innovative technology in business gives that business a competitive edge over the rest. He also understood that technology would not only address the current issues but also enhance the future performance of an organization.

In 2008, there was a financial crisis that affected the global business sector. Many companies collapsed after recording huge losses. The impact of the adverse economic times is still being felt today. Some businesses continue to collapse long after. In the whole hullabaloo about economic challenges, there is one company that has maintained its position. United Technologies Corporation (UTC) under the leadership of Louis Chenevert made significant growth that has helped the company survive the hard economic times as well as staying afloat of everyone else in the aerospace industry.

About Louis Chenevert

Louis Chenevert is from Montreal, Canada. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Production Management from HEC Montreal University School of Business. After his graduation, he worked for 14 years at General Motors before joining the aerospace industry under Pratt & Whitney. Six years after joining Pratt & Whitney, his results earned him a position as the president of the company.

In 2008, Louis Chenevert was appointed the chairman and CEO of United Technologies Corporation (UTC). His record as the senior-most executive in the company is one of the reasons he remains a prominent entrepreneur even in his retirement. Today, Chenevert works with Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division as an adviser. He remains a man who went against all the odds to achieve his dreams of becoming a great business leader.

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