Raytheon

Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. Founded in 1922, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5I(tm)products and services, sensing, effects and mission support services. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.

On June 9, 2019, Raytheon and United Technologies entered into an agreement to combine in an all-stock merger of equals. The combined company will offer expanded technology and R&D capabilities to deliver innovative and cost-effective solutions aligned with customer priorities. The merger is expected close in the first half of 2020. 

Raytheon at a glance

  • Chairman and Chief Executive Officer: Thomas A. Kennedy
  • 67,000 employees worldwide
  • $27 billion in 2018 sales