Drew Barber is vice president and general counsel for Collins Aerospace. In
this role, he oversees and provides leadership and guidance on all legal
matters, including contracts, litigation, global compliance and ethics,
intellectual property and international trade compliance.
Drew transitions to Collins from RTX where he currently serves as chief of
staff to RTX Chairman & CEO Greg Hayes, where he is a primary advisor to Hayes
and his senior leadership team.
Since joining the company in 2014, Drew has held a variety of leadership
roles, including as an associate general counsel for United Technologies
Corporation (UTC) where he played a key role in various transactions, including
UTC’s sale of Sikorsky to Lockheed Martin, UTC’s acquisition of Rockwell Collins
and UTC’s merger with Raytheon. Drew also served as associate general counsel &
executive director of Pratt & Whitney’s Commercial Engines Contracts business.
Before joining RTX, he worked as a mergers & acquisitions associate at
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP and served as a law clerk for the U.S.
District Court in Hartford, Connecticut.
Drew received his J.D. with honors from the University of Connecticut School
of Law and his B.S. in Economics from Trinity College.