General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Frank R. Jimenez is General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Raytheon(NYSE: RTN), a Fortune 150 company with $23 billion in revenue and 61,000 employees in the defense, civil government and cybersecurity markets.As Raytheon’s chief legal officer, Frank is responsible for legal and regulatory affairs, corporate governance, ethics and compliance, and corporate activities in trade compliance, risk management, real estate, sustainability, safety and environmental quality.
Frank previously served as the General Counsel for three NYSE-listed companies: Bunge Limited, a Fortune Global 200 agribusiness and food company; Xylem Inc., an S&P 500 fluids technology company; and ITT Corporation, a Fortune 250 company where he managed the 2011 spin-offs of two new public companies, Xylem and defense technology company Exelis Inc.
In prior public service, Frank served as the 21st General Counsel of the Navy, one of seven Senate-confirmed Pentagon civilians of four-star equivalent rank overseeing the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps; Deputy General Counsel (Legal Counsel) for the U.S. Department of Defense; Principal Deputy General Counsel of the Navy; Chief of Staff at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development; and Deputy Chief of Staff and Acting General Counsel for Florida Governor Jeb Bush. Before entering government, he was a litigation partner at Steel Hector & Davis (now Squire Patton Boggs) in Miami and clerked for Judge Pamela Ann Rymer of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Frank graduated from the University of Miami and the Yale Law School. He also holds an M.B.A. from
The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School and an M.A. from the U.S. Naval War College.