Luis Chenevert was born in the year 1958 in the State of Canada. He attended the HEC Montreal University where he got his degree in Business Administration in the year 1979. He later received his doctorate from the Concordia University in the year 2014 after a successful career run.
Luis Chenevert’s career journey
Luis Chenevert worked for almost a decade and a half in the General Motors Corporation in different positions. After years of service in the company, he has finally promoted to the position of general manager for the production unit a role which he served until he left the company in the year 1993. Upon completing his tenure in General Motors Corporation, Luis Chenevert joined the Whitney and Pratt Firm in Canada. Here he became the Vice President of the operations division. He worked in the firm for six years before he was named the president of the firm. After more than a decade in the firm, Luis Chenevert left the company and joined United Technologies where he worked on various positions. When he joined the company, his initial role was that of the chief operating officer. A few years later, he became the president of the firm then the director of the firm. Eventually, he was named the Chief Executive Officer of the company in the year 2008 and two years later, the board of governors of the company elected him to become the chairperson of the board. He resigned from his roles in the company at the end of the year 2014.
Luis Chenevert is on the board of Cargill Corporation which he joined in mid-2011. He was the vice president of the executive council of the Business Council for two years in a raw since 2011 during which he was honored by the United Service Organization with the Distinguished Service award. Luis is also the co-chairman of CM and the executive advisor of the Merchant Banking Sector since the year 2015. He also took part in the founding of the United States Friends Foundation and the Yale Cancer Center Foundation to which he is on the board of advisors.