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CEO Louis Chênevert Revs Up the Engines at United Technologies

Jan 12, 2014 - Institutional Investor (America's Edition)

When Louis Ch&nevert took over as chief executive of United Technologies Corp. from legendary CEO George David six years ago, many analysts questioned whether the former auto industry production manager could fill such big shoes. David was a larger-than-life figure who grew UTC's market capitalization more than ten times during his 16-year tenure at the helm.

Today no one doubts that UTC is Ch&nevert's company. The tall, fast-talking French-Canadian, 56, has remolded United Technologies by...