Honeywell appoints Mai Trang Thanh as First President for Vietnam

HO CHI MINH, Vietnam, July 1, 2011. Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced that it has appointed Mai Trang Thanh as
 its first president for Vietnam. Thanh will be responsible for the development
 and implementation of a comprehensive strategy to accelerate the growth of
Honeywell’s businesses across Vietnam; including expansion into new markets and
 new product offerings.

A native of Vietnam, Thanh has over 17 years of experience serving in various
positions in the oil and gas industry. During that time she has built an 
extensive network within the industrial government and private sectors of 
Vietnam. She helped position several US companies as trusted partners to the
 Vietnamese Government by communicating the companies’ complementary
 technologies, services and financing capabilities. She has expertise in 
identifying potential new markets, business mapping and implementing long-term
 growth initiatives. The relationship she has established with local companies
 such as PetroVietnam, Vinachem, Cong Thanh Joint Stock Corporation and others 
will serve as a solid base from which to execute strategic growth initiatives 
for Honeywell in Vietnam. Thanh holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics
 from National Economic University, Vietnam and an MBA from Columbia Southern 
University in the United States.

Commenting on the appointment, President and CEO of Honeywell Asia, Shane
Tedjarati said, “I am very pleased to welcome Mai Trang Thanh to Honeywell and
 to have her as our president for Vietnam. Vietnam has become one of the 
fastest-growing economies in Asia. Honeywell has been serving strategic clients
 in Vietnam for many years and we have built a good foundation for rapid future 
growth. With Thanh leading our efforts in country we intend to further 
strengthen our presence and broaden our activities significantly in Vietnam,
commensurate with the strategic position of this country.”

“I am very proud and excited to join Honeywell and for the opportunity to lead
 the company’s efforts in the fastest growing economy in Southeast Asia. I am
 confident that by working closely with the Vietnamese Government and strategic
 partners, Honeywell will further contribute to the industrialization and
 modernization of Vietnam, building a safer, more secure, energy efficient
 society for the nation and its people,” said Mai Trang Thanh.

Nearly 50% of Honeywell’s company-wide product portfolio is linked to energy
 efficiency and renewable energy. Honeywell has established extensive strategic 
partnerships with enterprises in Vietnam’s main industries across oil and gas,
real estate, and aerospace. For more information about Honeywell’s activities
in Vietnam, please click on “Honeywell in Vietnam.”

About Honeywell

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manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and
services; control technologies for buildings, homes, and various industries;
automotive products; turbochargers; and specialty materials. Based in Morris
Township, N.J., Honeywell’s shares are traded on the New York, London, and
Chicago Stock Exchanges.

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