Danaher Corporation designs, manufactures and markets professional, medical, industrial and commercial products and services, which are typically characterized by strong brand names, innovative technology, and major market positions.  The Company operates in four segments: Dental, Environmental & Applied Solutions, Life Science, and Diagnostics.

The Company’s Life Sciences segment offers a broad range of research tools that scientists use to study the basic building blocks of life, including genes, proteins, metabolites, and cells, in order to understand the causes of disease, identify new therapies and test new drugs and vaccines. The Company's Diagnostics segment offers analytical instruments, reagents, consumables, software, and services that hospitals, physicians' offices, reference laboratories and other critical care settings use to diagnose disease and make treatment decisions. The Company's Dental segment provides products that are used to diagnose, treat and prevent disease and ailments of the teeth, gums and supporting bone. The Company's Environmental & Applied Solutions segment products and services help protect resources and keep global food and water supplies safe.

Company Growth (employees)
Washington, US
Size (employees)
62,000 (est)
Danaher was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Washington, US

Key People/Management at Danaher

Thomas Joyce

Thomas Joyce

President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
William Daniel

William Daniel

Executive Vice President
Brian Ellis

Brian Ellis

Senior Vice President, General Counsel
Angela Lalor

Angela Lalor

Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Daniel Raskas

Daniel Raskas

Senior Vice President, Corporate Development
Daniel Comas

Daniel Comas

Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
William King

William King

Senior Vice President, Strategic Development
Robert Lutz

Robert Lutz

Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer

Danaher Office Locations

Danaher has offices in Washington, Changning, Surrey and Mumbai
Washington, US (HQ)
800w The Avenue 2200 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Mumbai, IN
77, North Avenue 3, 7th Floor Maker Maxity, Bandra Kurla Complex Bandra
Surrey, GB
Windmill Business Village Brooklands Cl
Changning, CN
518 North Fuquan Road IBP

Danaher Financials and Metrics

Danaher Financials

Danaher's revenue was reported to be $4.5 b in Q2, 2017

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

4.5 b

Gross profit (Q2, 2017)

2.5 b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2017), %


Net income (Q2, 2017)

557.3 m

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

683.7 m

Market capitalization (20-Oct-2017)

64.1 b

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

726.4 m


74.9 b
Danaher's current market capitalization is $64.1 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


12.9 b14.4 b16.9 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

6 b6.7 b7.5 b

Gross profit

6.8 b7.8 b9.3 b
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


4.7 b5 b3.5 b3.9 b4.2 b4.1 b4.2 b4.5 b

Cost of goods sold

2.2 b2.3 b1.6 b1.8 b1.9 b1.8 b1.9 b2 b

Gross profit

2.5 b2.6 b1.9 b2.2 b2.4 b2.3 b2.3 b2.5 b

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


3 b790.8 m963.7 m

Accounts Receivable

3.4 b3 b3.2 b

Prepaid Expenses

952.7 m889.5 m805.9 m


1.8 b1.6 b1.7 b
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


2.5 b3.3 b1.8 b664.3 m4.1 b971.4 m803.9 m726.4 m

Accounts Receivable

3.4 b3.6 b3.9 b3.9 b4 b3.1 b3 b3.2 b

Prepaid Expenses

919.3 m835.1 m851.6 m974 m898.4 m727.8 m715.2 m523.7 m


1.9 b1.9 b2.3 b2.2 b2.2 b1.7 b1.8 b1.8 b
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

2.6 b3.4 b2.6 b

Depreciation and Amortization

718.1 m880.8 m1.1 b

Accounts Receivable

(42.7 m)800 k(183.1 m)


68.8 m146.5 m9.4 m
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

569.8 m1.3 b2.7 b758.4 m1.4 b1.8 b506.1 m1.1 b

Depreciation and Amortization

235.5 m472.5 m608 m267.7 m545.3 m822.5 m305.6 m608.8 m

Accounts Receivable

104.2 m1.3 m85.1 m83.5 m(61.5 m)(94.8 m)168.3 m72.1 m


(111.1 m)(102.6 m)(40.8 m)(85.6 m)(104.9 m)(138.5 m)(56.9 m)(45.4 m)
USDY, 2017


109.6 x


47.7 x


72.7 k


0.5 x


0.3 x

Financial Leverage

1.9 x
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Danaher Operating Metrics

Danaher's Backlog was reported to be $1.8 b in FY, 2016, which is a 3% increase from the previous period
FY, 2015FY, 2016


$1.71 b$1.76 b
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