Danaher is a diversified, global science and technology innovator that drives shareholder value through organic growth investments, strategic acquisitions and the rigorous application of the Danaher Business System.

Danaher is a global family of more than 20 diverse operating companies driving innovation in some of the world’s most exciting, high-growth industries. Every day we help improve quality of life worldwide through our leading-edge work in Product Identification, Water Quality, Diagnostics, Life Sciences and Dental.

We are a team of 59,000 dedicated associates who are Helping Realize Life’s Potential by bringing our diverse skills, backgrounds and perspectives together to make a difference.

Your investment is never an afterthought to our team. Our list of five Core Values closes with We Compete for Shareholders. It’s a constant reminder that we must continually earn your investment by maintaining the highest standards of integrity and quality as we serve our customers and strive to build a better business every day.

Why Danaher?

  • Market-leading positions and outstanding brands
  • Resilient business models with large installed base and significant aftermarket exposure
  • Capital Allocation bias toward strategic mergers and acquisitions
  • Opportunities for high-impact organic revenue growth and margin expansion
  • Strong free cash flow and solid balance sheet

The Danaher Story

The inspiration for a new kind of company, and our evolution into a global science and technology innovator.

Our Shared Purpose and Core Values

Our powerful Shared Purpose--Helping Realize Life’s Potential--and five Core Values have made us who we are today and will guide us into the future.

Danaher Business System

Our new and established businesses are dedicated to the Danaher Business System, our proven system that operationalizes the concept of continuous improvement across all areas of our business.

Leadership Team

With a wide range of opportunities and powerful development tools, Danaher is the ideal environment for career growth. Many of our top leaders grew into their current roles right here.