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Louis Chenevert: Quality Time with an All-Time Experienced Executive

Louis Chenevert is the former chief executive officer and chairman of United Technologies Corporation. He was charged with the position of chief executive officer and president in 2008. Later in January 2010, Louis was elected to serve as the chairperson as well until his retirement in November 2014. Before he came to serve in this company, Louis Chenevert had served in Pratt & Whitney as the president from 1999 to 2006. Louis Chenevert also served at General Motors for over 14 years as the production general manager. He has a bachelor’s degree in Commerce in production management. In 2011, Louis received an Honorary Doctorate from University of Montreal. Currently, Louis Chenevert is a chairman of the International Advisory Board at HEC Montreal. At the same time, he is the chairman and founding director for the board of directors of Friends at HEC.

Louis Chenevert shares through an interview platform how the idea of United Technologies was birthed. He is very brief when sharing this. Louis points out key things as executives, small group and small team strategies that understand the needs of customers. He also said that they were passionate to deliver exceptional products that would last for over 30 years in the cycle. From there Louis takes the direction of how he brings the ideas into real-life occurrence. In this, he shares that his is all about expansive focus on talent and engineering. This would help him deliver the right results and services to the customers. He also ensured that the important objectives were followed to the letter. One of the major trends that throb his heart includes the technology and wave is changing the way things are run. Louis Chenevert has not risen the ladder without efforts. He has key virtues that encourage and enable him to remain productive as an entrepreneur. These entail relentless follow-up and focus on major issues, the passionate spirit to work out things, optimism that things will work, time investment, and provision of necessary tools for the performance of the executives. These factors have played key roles in ensuring that professional success is achieved in the company. Louis advises other entrepreneurs to build the right teams to work with towards overcoming any challenges, inspiring them, appreciating, and delighting in the customers as well as giving rewards where due especially on risk takers.

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