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Agilent–Binns P: management, 202309– promoted to President of LSA Group joined 2010 as part of Varian acquisition


Period Period 2023-09-05
Organisations Organisation Agilent Technologies, Life Sciences and Applied Markets Group (LSAG)
  Organisation 2 Varian Inc. (Nasdaq: VARI)
Products Product laboratory equipment and instruments
  Product 2 spectroscopy
Persons Person Binns, Philip (Agilent 202309– promoted to President of LSA Group joined 2010 as part of Varian acquisition)
  Person 2 Thaysen, Jacob (Illumina 202309– CEO before Agilent + Dako)

Agilent Technologies Inc.. (9/5/23). "Press Release: Agilent Names Philip Binns to Lead Life Sciences and Applied Markets Group". Santa Clara, CA.

Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced Philip Binns has been named president of the company’s Life Sciences and Applied Markets Group (LSAG). Binns previously served as vice president and general manager of the Spectroscopy and Vacuum division for LSAG. Binns replaces Jacob Thaysen who left the company effective today.

“We’re extremely pleased to have someone with Phil’s knowledge, experience and proven leadership strengths heading up our LSAG business,” said Mike McMullen, Agilent president and CEO. “I’m confident he will drive continued success for LSAG and Agilent. At the same time, I’d like to thank Jacob for his contributions to Agilent over the years.”

Binns joined Agilent in 2010 as part of the company’s acquisition of Varian, Inc. His strategic vision and focus on execution have been key to transforming Agilent’s spectroscopy business into its current market leading position. With his exceptional leadership skills and deep market knowledge, Binns has earned increasing levels of responsibility during his tenure at both Agilent and Varian.

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