Anne T. Madden is Senior Vice President and General Counsel for Honeywell.

She is responsible for managing all of the company’s legal affairs, as well as Government Relations and health, safety, environment, product stewardship, and sustainability.

Prior to taking this role in 2017, Anne was Honeywell’s Vice President, Corporate Development and Global Head of M&A, leading acquisition and divestiture activities for 16 years. During her tenure, Honeywell made around 100 acquisitions, representing approximately $15 billion in revenues and divested about 70 businesses, representing close to $9 billion of non-core revenues.

Anne joined AlliedSignal in June 1996 as General Counsel, Fluorine Products. Later that year she became Vice President and General Counsel of Specialty Chemicals, and then Vice President and Deputy General Counsel of Honeywell’s Performance Materials and Technologies, a strategic business group with responsibility for all legal affairs.

Prior to joining AlliedSignal, Anne was in private practice at Shearman & Sterling, focusing on M&A and corporate finance. She also worked at KPMG Peat Marwick in New York.

Anne received an A.B. in English and American literature from Brown University, an M.S. in accounting and MBA in finance from the NYU Stern School of Business, and a J.D. from the Fordham University School of Law, where she was Managing Editor of the Law Review.

Anne and Honeywell were honored by NJ LEEP, a college access and success program for high school students, with its 2018 Leadership in the Promotion of Diversity Award. Anne also received New Jersey Law Journal’s GC Impact Award in 2018.

In 2012, Anne accepted the NJ Biz “Best Fifty Women in Business” award and was named by Treasury and Risk Magazine as one of the Top Females in Finance.

Honeywell ( is a Fortune 100 software-industrial company that delivers industry specific solutions that include aerospace and automotive products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes, and industry; and performance materials globally. Our technologies help everything from aircraft, cars, homes and buildings, manufacturing plants, supply chains, and workers become more connected to make our world smarter, safer, and more sustainable.

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