John Mandyck
United Technologies Corporation

Corporate Advisory Board Founding Member: United Technologies Corporation


John Mandyck serves as Chief Sustainability Officer for United Technologies Corporation. A global leader in the aerospace, food refrigeration and commercial building industries, United Technologies provides high-technology systems and services that set the standard for performance, reliability and energy efficiency.

John interfaces with global environmental stakeholders and leading organizations such as the US Green Building Council, which United Technologies’ Carrier business helped found in 1993. He is the current chair of the WorldGBC Corporate Advisory Board, and serves as chairman of the Board of Directors for the Urban Green Council in New York City. He is a member of the Corporate Council at the Harvard University Center for Health and the Global Environment. He was appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Energy to co-chair the Department of Energy’s Appliance Standards and Rulemaking Federal Advisory Committee. John is the co-author of the book Food Foolish, which explores the hidden connection between food waste, hunger and climate change. He has presented energy efficiency, sustainability and future of food strategies to audiences around the world.

He blogs on sustainability issues at and can be found on Twitter @JohnMandyck.