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    Danaher Corp. (DHR)

    86.80 Up 0.46(0.53%) Jul 2, 4:02PM EDT
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    Danaher Corp.
    2200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
    Suite 800W
    Washington, DC 20037
    United States - Map
    Phone: 202-828-0850
    Fax: 202-828-0860
    Website: http://www.danaher.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Industrial Goods
    Industry:Diversified Machinery
    Full Time Employees:71,000

    Business Summary 

    Danaher Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets professional, medical, industrial, and commercial products and services worldwide. The company’s Test & Measurement segment provides test, measurement, and monitoring products that are used in electronic design, manufacturing, and technology development; hardware and software solutions to deploy, manage, and secure communication network technologies and services; and tools, toolboxes, and automotive maintenance equipment. Its Environmental segment offers instrumentation and disinfection systems to analyze and manage the quality of water; and solutions and services focused on fuel dispensing, remote fuel management, point-of-sale systems, payment systems, environmental compliance, vehicle tracking, and fleet management. The company’s Life Sciences & Diagnostics segment provides various research tools for scientists to study cells and cell components; and various analytical instruments, reagents, consumables, software, and services for hospitals, physician’s offices, reference laboratories, and other critical care settings. Its Dental segment provides various dental consumables, equipment, and services for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease and ailments of the teeth, gums, and supporting bone. The company’s Industrial Technologies segment offers equipment, consumables, and software for consumer and industrial products; and mechanical and electromechanical motion control solutions for the automation market. It also provides sensors and control instruments to manufacturing markets and electric utility industry; energetic material systems to systems integrators and prime contractors; and supplemental braking systems for commercial vehicles. The company was formerly known as Diversified Mortgage Investors, Inc. and changed its name to Danaher Corporation in 1984. Danaher Corporation was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Washington, the District of Columbia.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Danaher Corp.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Jun 1, 2015 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 5.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Thomas P. Joyce Jr., 54
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Director and Member of Fin. Committee
    Mr. Daniel L. Comas , 51
    Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. James A. Lico , 49
    Exec. VP
    Mr. William K. Daniel II, 50
    Exec. VP
    Mr. Mark A. Beck , 49
    Exec. VP
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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