The Experience and Qualifications of Louis Chenevert

Technology is an important area that many has vested their interest. Learning details concerning technology is quite impressive for many people even though not all of them are successful in making things better. Technology is dynamic and thus the reason it has made the world a global village. Working alongside technology entails a lot, and those who partake their roles in the field should be appreciated. However, the appreciation should be more exemplary especially for the individuals playing the pivotal role with regards to leadership. Louis Chenevert serves at United Technologies Corporation as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman.

2008 marks the year that he got to the position of the CEO and president. He later became the chairman in the first month of 2010. This added up to his Directorial Position at the company that started in 2006. That complements his earlier service as the Pratt & Whitney’s president between 1999 and 2006.

His experience never started there as he had served for fourteen years alongside the General Motors as the General Manager on Production at St. Therese operation of General Motors. Besides, he is a participant at the Business Roundtable Executive committee. His role entails chairing the Fiscal and Tax Policy Panel. He is a US-India CEO Forum’s members as well as with the Business Council.

As well, he is among Cargill’s Board members, the Honor Foundation’s Congressional Medal, and Yale Cancer Center’s Advisory Board chairperson. 2005 is the year that she gained induction as a member alongside AIAA.

He has an excellent academic record as seen in his acquirement of a degree in commerce. He is a graduate of the Universite de Montreal, École des hautes études commerciales (HEC). As well, he holds the chairmanship position at the International Advisory Committee of HEC Montreal. With regards to HEC Montreal’s friends, he is not only the chairperson but also the founding director.

Therefore, nothing is as good as experience in any field, and this is the secret behind the success that Louis Chenevert has continually encountered. This makes him a role model and an excellent example that everyone should look up to especially the future generations.

James Dondero Has Been Appointed To The Board Of Directors For NexPoint Residential Trust, Inc.

James Dondero along with Arthur Laffer has been appointed member of the board of directors at NexPoint Residential Trust, Inc., James Dondero has also been appointed Chairman of the Board. NexPoint Residential Trust has shares listed on the New York Stock Exchange and is a publicly traded REIT. The company’s main focus is on acquiring, operating and owning middle income multifamily properties. The properties need to be well-located and have ‘with value’ potential in either large cities, or suburbs of large cities to receive their attention. Their interest mainly lies in the Southeastern and Southwestern parts of the United States.

James Dondero is the President of the company and also co-founder and president of Highland Capital Management, L.P as well as founder and president of NexPoint Advisors,L.P., and chairman of NexBank a bank majority owned by him and affiliated with NexBank.

Highland Capital Management was co-founded by Mr. Dondero in 1993 with Mark Okada and Ray Lane. Highland and its branches manage approximately $21 billion is assets as of March 2015. With over 30 years of experience in credit investments and equity markets, Mr. Dondero helped to pioneer new classes under credit asset. Before he founded Highland, he served as Chief Investment Officer of Protective Life’s GIC and helped to create the business into a $2 billion business from its concept. His portfolio includes experience in; mortgage backed securities, leveraged bank loans, emerging markets, investment grade corporates, derivatives, common and preferred stocks.