Additionally, the United Technologies Corporation has a program to help their employees earn degrees in their chosen fields called the Employee Scholar Program. The program is strictly funded by the company and is designed to provide encouragement for the employees. The employees have earned 39,000 degrees with this program since 1996. The United Technologies Corporation has investments across the world, an excellent business growth, and a competitive business environment.
Louis R. Chênevert worked for the United Technologies Corporation as the CEO and Chairman. He became the President of the company when he was elected in April of 2008. In January of 2010 he became the company Chairman. Prior to his work for the United Technologies Corporation he served Pratt & Whitney as the company’s President From April of 1999 until March of 2006.
Louis R. Chênevert has extensive experience. He worked for General Motors for fourteen years before assuming his responsibilities with Pratt & Whitney in 1993. He worked at the St. Therese operation for General Motors as the Production General Manager. Louis R. Chênevert serves the Business Roundtable as part of the Executive Committee. He also chairs The Business Council, the Tax and Fiscal Policy Committee, and the US-India CEO Forum. He is on the Board of Directors for the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation and Cargill as well as serving the Yale Cancer Center’s Advisory Board. He has been a Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics since 2005.
Louis R. Chênevert was educated at the Université de Montréal where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in commerce. He serves the International Advisory Board in Montreal as the Chairman his service to the Friends of HEC Montreal includes being the Chairman of the Board and one of the founding directors.