Bob Barnhart is Vice President and Chief Information Officer for UTC Aerospace Systems. He is responsible for leading the global Digital Technology (DT) function, and developing DT strategies to deliver business benefit to the Strategic Business Units and central functions. His team is responsible for developing and supporting all applications, including the global SAP instance, managing global infrastructure and outsource providers, and directing Security and Compliance programs.
Barnhart joined UTC Aerospace Systems in 2012 from Pratt & Whitney, where he also served as Vice President and Chief Information Officer. In the 27 years prior to that, Barnhart held several positions of increasing responsibility in engineering, program management and information technology at Pratt & Whitney.
Barnhart received a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Virginia Tech and his MBA from Columbia University.