The career path of every successful person depends on the solid background he created in his earlier days. Louis Chenevert is an accomplished entrepreneur and business personality that has had a successful career growth. He has invested in the development of startup businesses that have grown into big business entities. Currently, Louis Chenevert is the chief executive officer of the United Technologies (UTC). Louis was born in Montréal in 1958 and later started developing an interest in business and entrepreneurship. His breakthrough came after his graduation from the HEC Montréal Business School at the University of Montréal. At the university, he majored in production management which would prove vital in his career through ensuring goods are produced within the shortest time possible, with high quality, correct quantity, and minimum production cost.
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Louis Chenevert skills came in handy when he got his first employment opportunity at the General Motors. He was employed at St. Therese, Quebec where he quickly rose to the position of the officer in charge of the General Motors assembly line in Montréal. This was an eye-opening position as he used and put the expertise he had acquired from the university to practice. As such, he performed well to spearhead the company to succeed in profit growth and expansion of the company to other regions. They also increased in speed and were able to produce one vehicle per minute making the plant one of the busiest in the region. After 14 years at the General Motors, Louis Chenevert saw it was enough and desired to move on to another company to further his career.
Louis Chenevert later moved to the aerospace industry where he joined Pratt & Whitney Canada in 1993. With the experience he got from the vehicle assembling firm, he was in a better position to deliver on his mandate. The company focuses on aircraft manufacturing which is a branch of the larger company in the United States of America. Pratt & Whitney Canada is a subsidiary company of the United Technologies Corporation. As such, Louis Chenevert has been instrumental in the development and growth of the coming to an employment capacity of over 30,000 employees.