Danaher Announces Officer Appointment

Danaher Corporation announced today that Henk van Duijnhoven has been named Vice President, Human Resources for Danaher Corporation. Mr. van Duijnhoven, 42 years old, has been with Danaher since 2002 in senior management roles in both the U.S. and Europe, most recently as Managing Director, Linx Printing Technologies. Prior to Danaher, Mr. van Duijnhoven worked at the Boston Consulting Group. He earned his Masters of Business Administration from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In his new role, Mr. van Duijnhoven will report directly to H. Lawrence Culp, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer.

Danaher Corporation is a leading manufacturer of Professional Instrumentation, Industrial Technologies, and Tools and Components. (http://www.danaher.com/).

SOURCE: Danaher Corporation

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