Michael R. Bonsignore has assumed the additional title of Chairman of the Board of Honeywell following the retirement of Lawrence A. Bossidy. Bonsignore became CEO of the new Honeywell in December 1999 with the merger of Honeywell and AlliedSignal and was Honeywell Inc’s Chairman and CEO prior to the merger.
Bonsignore is a 1963 graduate of the US Naval Academy. He joined Honeywell in 1969 and held a variety of operations and marketing leadership positions in the company leading to his appointment in 1993 to Chairman and CEO.
Bonsignore currently serves as Chairman of the US-China Business Council and as a member of the Trade & Investment Task Force of The Business Roundtable. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of Minneapolis-based Medtronic, Inc.