|UTC corporate headquarters. Photo: UTC
[Avionics Today 11-24-2014] United Technologies Corporation (UTC) announced that Gregory J. Hayes, UTC senior vice president and CFO, has been elected president, CEO and a director following the retirement of Louis R. Chenevert, effective immediately.
According to a statement released by UTC, Hayes is a 25-year veteran of UTC who has served in his previous position for the last six years. In addition to his other responsibilities as CFO, Hayes has directed communications and interactions between UTC's Board of Directors and the investor community.