Thomas A. Kennedy

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Thomas A. Kennedy
Born 1955 (age 62–63)
Alma mater Rutgers University, Air Force Institute of Technology, UCLA
Occupation CEO and Chairman of Raytheon Company

Thomas A. Kennedy (born 1955) is an American business executive, and the chief executive officer (CEO) and chairman of the Raytheon Company since March 2014.


Kennedy has a BS degree in Electrical Engineering from Rutgers University and a MS degree from Air Force Institute of Technology. Kennedy has a doctorate degree in Engineering from UCLA.[1]


In 1983, Kennedy joined Raytheon in the area of radar development.[1] Since April 2013, Kennedy has served as executive VP and COO of Raytheon.[2]

In March 2014, at age 58, Kennedy became the CEO of Raytheon, succeeding William H. Swanson. Kennedy was elected to the board of directors in January 2014.[2][1][3][4]


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Business positions
Preceded by
William H. Swanson
CEO of Raytheon
2014– present
Succeeded by