Raytheon Technologies announced recently that its board of directors has elected Leanne G. Caret as a director. Caret is an experienced aerospace and defense industry leader, most recently serving as executive vice president and senior advisor for The Boeing Company.
Raytheon Technologies Chief Executive Officer and Chairman Greg Hayes stated, “Leanne Caret is one of the most accomplished leaders in our industry. With a focus on rapid deployment of highly complex systems, she has driven the development of groundbreaking technology solutions throughout her tenure. Raytheon Technologies and our shareholders will benefit tremendously from her customer- and people-first leadership philosophy.”
Industry sources added that before her current role, Caret served as executive vice president of The Boeing Company and president and chief executive officer of Boeing Defense, Space & Security, which provides solutions for defense, government, space, intelligence and security customers.
Caret previously held roles as president of Boeing’s Global Services & Support organization; Defense, Space & Security chief financial officer; vice president and general manager of Vertical Lift; vice president of H-47 Programs; and general manager of Global Transport & Executive Systems.
Caret has a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Kansas State University and a Master of Business Administration from Wichita State University.
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