JC Gutierrez-Ramos Named Chief Scientific Officer for Danaher
Danaher Corporation has tapped Jose-Carlos (“JC”) Gutierrez-Ramos as Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer. As a member of the executive team, he will report directly to President and Chief Executive Officer, Rainer M. Blair. Most recently, JC was Abbvie’s Head of Global Drug Discovery and a member of the company’s Executive R&D team. He previously led Repertoire Immune Medicines and Synlogic as President and Chief Executive Officer. Prior to that, he was a leader in research & development for several companies, including Pfizer, GlaxoSmithKline, Avidia and Millennium Pharmaceuticals. His earlier career includes serving as a Professor with Harvard Medical School and for the Spanish Scientific Research Council at the National Center of Biotechnology in Spain.
Danaher Corporation is an American globally diversified conglomerate with its headquarters in Washington, D.C.. The company designs, manufactures, and markets professional, medical, industrial, and commercial products and services. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., Danaher currently employs approximately 60,000 people. The company’s revenues for the full year 2019 totaled $17.9 billion.