Rainer M. Blair net worth and biography

Rainer Blair Biography and Net Worth

EVP of Danaher
Rainer Blair is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Danaher Corporation. Beginning September 2020, Rainer has led Danaher’s $22B global, multi-industry portfolio of businesses. With the help of Danaher’s 69,000 global associates, he is focused on further strengthening Danaher’s position as a leading science and technology company. 

Rainer is a dedicated leader and practitioner of the Danaher Business System, the company’s pre-eminent operating model and cultural foundation.  He is deeply committed to the company’s Core Values and Shared Purpose: Helping Realize Life’s Potential.  He has been a principle architect of Danaher’s associate engagement strategy and Diversity + Inclusion journey. 

Rainer brings more than 30 years of deep and diverse experience to his current role. Rainer joined Danaher in 2010 and held leadership roles across several operating companies before being named Executive Vice President of Danaher’s Life Sciences platform in 2014. Through a combination of organic and inorganic growth investments, he helped Danaher build a portfolio of Life Sciences businesses uniquely positioned to reduce time to market and cost of biologic drugs. Under his leadership, the Life Sciences platform annual revenues increased five-fold to approximately $10 billion today.

Prior to Danaher, Rainer was President and CEO for MAPEI Americas, a $2.3 billion global, diversified construction chemical corporation. He previously spent 15 years with BASF Group on three continents with progressively larger leadership roles. He is U.S. Army veteran. He earned his B.A. from the University of Massachusetts - Amherst and his M.S. from Boston University. Rainer and his wife Alaine live in Alexandria, VA, and have three adult children.

What is Rainer M. Blair's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Rainer M. Blair is at least $21.87 million as of August 15th, 2022. Mr. Blair owns 79,739 shares of Danaher stock worth more than $21,866,826 as of December 3rd. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Blair may own. Additionally, Mr. Blair receives a salary of $5,770,000.00 as EVP at Danaher. Learn More about Rainer M. Blair's net worth.

How old is Rainer M. Blair?

Mr. Blair is currently 58 years old. There are 6 older executives and no younger executives at Danaher. Learn More on Rainer M. Blair's age.

What is Rainer M. Blair's salary?

As the EVP of Danaher Co., Mr. Blair earns $5,770,000.00 per year. Learn More on Rainer M. Blair's salary.

How do I contact Rainer M. Blair?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Blair and other Danaher executives is 2200 PENNSYLVANIA AVE. N.W SUITE 800W, WASHINGTON DC, 20037. Danaher can also be reached via phone at (202) 828-0850 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Rainer M. Blair's contact information.

Has Rainer M. Blair been buying or selling shares of Danaher?

Rainer M. Blair has not been actively trading shares of Danaher during the last ninety days. Most recently, Rainer Blair sold 25,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Monday, August 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $300.00, for a transaction totalling $7,500,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 79,739 shares of the company's stock, valued at $23,921,700. Learn More on Rainer M. Blair's trading history.

Who are Danaher's active insiders?

Danaher's insider roster includes Rainer Blair (EVP), Daniel Comas (EVP), William Daniel (EVP), Brian Ellis (SVP), Linda Hefner (Director), Thomas Joyce, Jr. (CEO), William King (SVP), Angela Lalor (SVP), Angela Lalor (SVP), Teri List (Director), Walter Lohr (Director), Robert Lutz (CAO), Matthew McGrew (CFO), Mitchell Rales (Chairman), Daniel Raskas (SVP), John Schwieters (Director), Joakim Weidemanis (EVP), and Elias Zerhouni (Director). Learn More on Danaher's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Danaher?

In the last twelve months, insiders at the conglomerate sold shares 11 times. They sold a total of 112,317 shares worth more than $31,463,196.55. The most recent insider tranaction occured on November, 28th when EVP Joakim Weidemanis sold 9,508 shares worth more than $2,534,832.80. Insiders at Danaher own 11.2 % of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Danaher.

Information on this page was last updated on 11/28/2022.

Rainer M. Blair Insider Trading History at Danaher

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
8/15/2022Sell25,000$300.00$7,500,000.0079,739View SEC Filing Icon  
5/28/2020Sell3,330$165.96$552,646.8036,256View SEC Filing Icon  
2/27/2019Sell37,859$127.45$4,825,129.5532,661View SEC Filing Icon  
2/26/2018Sell3,981$100.05$398,299.0549,751View SEC Filing Icon  
2/21/2018Sell51,080$97.26$4,968,040.8050,477View SEC Filing Icon  
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Danaher Company Overview

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Danaher Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets professional, medical, industrial, and commercial products and services worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Life Sciences, Diagnostics, and Environmental & Applied Solutions. The Life Sciences segment provides mass spectrometers; flow cytometry, genomics, lab automation, centrifugation, particle counting and characterization; microscopes; genomics consumables; and Gene and Cell Therapy. This segment also offers bioprocess technologies, consumables, and services; and filtration, separation, and purification technologies to the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical, food and beverage, medical, and life sciences companies, as well as universities, medical schools and research institutions, and various industrial manufacturers. The Diagnostics segment provides chemistry, immunoassay, microbiology, and automation systems, as well as hematology, molecular, acute care, and pathology diagnostics products. This segment offers clinical instruments, reagents, consumables, software, and services for hospitals, physicians' offices, reference laboratories, and other critical care settings. The Environmental & Applied Solutions segment offers instrumentation, consumables, software, services, and disinfection systems to analyze, treat, and manage ultra-pure, potable, industrial, waste, ground, source, and ocean water in residential, commercial, industrial, and natural resource applications. This segment also provides instruments, software, services, and consumables for various color and appearance management, packaging design and quality management, packaging converting, printing, marking, coding, and traceability applications for consumer, pharmaceutical, and industrial products. The company was formerly known as Diversified Mortgage Investors, Inc. and changed its name to Danaher Corporation in 1984. Danaher Corporation was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Washington, the District of Columbia.
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