He joins 12 other board members, 11 of whom are independent.

Larsen, 64, joined Goodrich Corporation in 1977 and held a variety of leadership roles during his career. He served as chairman, president and CEO from 2003 until July 2012, when the company was acquired by UTC.

“Marshall’s global business experience and remarkable record of accomplishment while leading Goodrich make him a valuable addition to UTC’s Board of Directors,” said Louis Chênevert, UTC chairman and CEO.

Larsen is a former chairman of the US Aerospace Industries Association and also a former member of its board of governors. He also serves as a director of Lowe’s Companies Inc; Becton, Dickinson and Company; and the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond.