When did Agilent acquire Dako?

SANTA CLARA, Calif. –(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 21, 2012– Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) today announced that its acquisition of cancer diagnostics company Dako has been completed.

Who owns Dako?

Agilent Technologies Inc.
Once again, a major player in histology and anatomic pathology tissue processing has been acquired. Yesterday it was announced that Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A), of Santa Clara, California, will pay $2.2 billion to acquire Dako, the cancer diagnostics company in Glostrup, Denmark.

Is Agilent owned by HP?

Recognized as an industry leader, Agilent is first worldwide in the test and measurement market. On June 2, 2000, Agilent Technologies becomes a fully independent company, following HP’s distribution of its Agilent shares to HP Shareholders.

Is Dako part of Agilent?

Agilent Technologies, a global leader in life sciences, diagnostics, and applied chemical markets, acquired Dako in 2012. Dako products are now available only through Agilent, and customers should now conduct business with Agilent.

Is HP same as Agilent?

Its global headquarters is located in Santa Clara, California. Agilent was established in 1999 as a spin-off from Hewlett-Packard….Agilent Technologies.

Type Public company
Predecessors Medical Products and Instrument Group of HP
Founded 1999
Headquarters Santa Clara, California, United States
Area served Worldwide

Who did Agilent buy out?

Philips acquires Agilent Technologies’ Healthcare Solutions Group. Net Revenue: $8.4 billion; Employees: 37,000.

What happened Dako?

Now, Agilent Technologies is developing and commercialising leading Dako branded diagnostic solutions as part of its Diagnostics and Genomics Group. But once Dako was acquired by EQT, the company focused on cancer diagnostics and became very specialised in the area of tissue-based cancer diagnostics.”

What industry is Agilent Technologies?

Agilent Technologies

Type Public company
Industry Healthcare equipment and services
Predecessors Medical Products and Instrument Group of HP
Founded 1999
Headquarters Santa Clara, California, United States

Did Agilent buy HP?

Agilent Technologies will officially split from Hewlett-Packard on June 2, creating two independent companies and bringing a bittersweet close to a 60-year story. HP hwp will distribute 380 million Agilent a shares, the 85% of Agilent it still owns, to shareholders next month.

Who is the CEO of Agilent Technologies?

Michael R. McMullen (Mar 18, 2015–)
Agilent Technologies/CEO

Mike McMullen became the third CEO in Agilent Technologies’ history on March 18, 2015, replacing William (Bill) Sullivan. McMullen brings strong leadership skills to the role, with more than 30 years of industry experience and senior management experience at Agilent.

Is Agilent part of HP?

Agilent Technologies, a spin-off of Hewlett-Packard Company, broke records on Nov. 18, 1999 as the largest initial public offering (IPO) in Silicon Valley history.

Is Agilent Technologies a buy?

Agilent Technologies has received a consensus rating of Buy. The company’s average rating score is 2.91, and is based on 20 buy ratings, 2 hold ratings, and no sell ratings.