Director Since: April 2020
Committees: Compensation and Benefits Committee (Chair)
Other Current Public Directorships: AAR Corporation, JetBlue Airways Corporation
Career Highlights and Qualifications: Mr. Leduc is the former President of Pratt & Whitney, a role he held from January 2016 to February 2020. Mr. Leduc previously held a number of senior executive roles over 38 years at United Technologies Corporation, including President of Sikorsky in 2015. He began his career in aerospace engineering at Pratt & Whitney, holding roles of increasing leadership responsibility in program management, strategy and customer support, including serving as Senior Vice President, Engine Programs & Customer Support from 1995 to 2000, President of Large Commercial Engines and Chief Operating Officer from 2000 to 2004, President of Flight Systems and Classified Programs at Hamilton Sundstrand from 2004 to 2010, President of Boeing 787, Space Systems & U.S. Government Classified Programs from 2010 to 2012, and as President of Boeing Programs & Space beginning in 2012.
Other Current Affiliations: In addition to Mr. Leduc’s public company board memberships, he is a member of the board of the Connecticut Science Center. Mr. Leduc is the Co-Founder of the Robert and Jeanne Leduc Center of Civic Engagement at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.
Attributes and Skills: With decades of senior leadership experience, Mr. Leduc brings to the Board extensive knowledge of aerospace, program execution, systems integration, long-cycle investments and customer value creation.