Charles Gill was Appointed as General Counsel at United Technologies

Date of management change: September 23, 2012 

What Happened?

United Technologies ( ) hired Charles Gill as General Counsel


About the Company

United Technologies Corporation (UTC) provides a broad range of high-technology products and services for the aerospace and commercial building industries. Our aerospace businesses include Sikorsky helicopters, Pratt and Whitney aircraft engines, and UTC Aerospace Systems. In 2013, we combined our commercial businesses to form UTC Building and Industrial Systems, the world`s largest provider of building technologies. It includes Otis elevators and escalators; Carrier heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration systems; and fire and security solutions from brands such as Kidde and Chubb.


About the Person

Charles D. Gill is Senior Vice President and General Counsel of United Technologies Corporation. He was elected to this position in April 2007.  He previously served as Vice President and General Counsel of Carrier Corporation from 2005–2007 and as Executive Assistant to the Chairman & CEO of UTC from 2002–2005.  He joined UTC in 1994, and has held various legal positions throughout the company, including Vice President, Legal Affairs for Carrier’s Asia Pacific Operations based in Singapore and Sydney, Australia and Assistant Counsel for Pratt & Whitney, Large Commercial Engines based in Singapore.  Prior to joining UTC, he was an Associate in the Trial and Appellate Department at the law firm of Robinson & Cole based in Hartford, Connecticut.  He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Yale University and a Juris Doctor from Boston College Law School, where he was an Editor of the Boston College Law Review. He clerked for Justice Robert D. Glass on the Connecticut Supreme Court.  He is a member of the Connecticut Bar, and is a James W. Cooper Fellow of the Connecticut Bar Foundation. He is also Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Sea Research Foundation.​​​​​​​


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