Ajita G.  Rajendra net worth and biography

Ajita Rajendra Biography and Net Worth

Director of Donaldson
Mr. Rajendra was first elected to the Board of Directors in 2011 and served as Executive Chairman from September 2018 until his retirement in May 2020. He was appointed Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company in April 2014.

Prior to becoming CEO, he was President and Chief Operating Officer, responsible for the company’s water heater operations in North America, China, Europe and India, as well as the company’s water purification business in China and the Lochinvar, LLC, global boiler business. Mr. Rajendra joined A. O. Smith as President of its Water Products Company in January 2005 and was named an Executive Vice President of the Corporation in 2006; President and Chief Operating Officer in 2011; President and CEO in 2013; Chairman, President and CEO in 2014; and Chairman and CEO in 2017. Prior to joining A. O. Smith, he was Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Industrial Products Group of Kennametal Inc., Latrobe, Pa., a manufacturer of high precision cutting tools used in aerospace, automotive and other industrial applications. Mr. Rajendra began his career in 1978 with Corning Incorporated, Corning, N.Y., holding a wide range of financial, marketing and executive management positions, including President of the Revere Ware Corporation and global P&L responsibility for Corning’s Pyrex and Corning Ware businesses and Corning’s retail operations.

Mr. Rajendra earned a BS in chemical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology and an MBA from Carnegie-Mellon University. He also graduated from the AMP program at the Harvard Business School. He is also a director of Donaldson Company, Inc. (NYSE: DCI) and The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR), and a member of the Business Roundtable, a member of the Board of Trustees of the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI), a member of the Board of Trustees of Alverno College in Milwaukee and a member of the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce.

What is Ajita G. Rajendra's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Ajita G. Rajendra is at least $2.71 million as of December 11th, 2023. Mr. Rajendra owns 40,545 shares of Donaldson stock worth more than $2,706,784 as of February 25th. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Rajendra may own. Learn More about Ajita G. Rajendra's net worth.

How do I contact Ajita G. Rajendra?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Rajendra and other Donaldson executives is 1400 WEST 94TH STREET, MINNEAPOLIS MN, 55431. Donaldson can also be reached via phone at (952) 887-3131 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on Ajita G. Rajendra's contact information.

Has Ajita G. Rajendra been buying or selling shares of Donaldson?

Ajita G. Rajendra has not been actively trading shares of Donaldson over the course of the past ninety days. Most recently, Ajita G. Rajendra sold 11,400 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Monday, December 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $62.24, for a transaction totalling $709,536.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 40,545 shares of the company's stock, valued at $2,523,520.80. Learn More on Ajita G. Rajendra's trading history.

Who are Donaldson's active insiders?

Donaldson's insider roster includes Amy Becker (VP), Guillermo Briseño (President), Tod Carpenter (CEO), Christopher Hilger (Director), Michael Hoffman (Director), Peter Keller (Insider), Douglas Milroy (Director), Willard Oberton (Director), James Owens (Director), Ajita Rajendra (Director), Scott Robinson (CFO), and Thomas Scalf (SVP). Learn More on Donaldson's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Donaldson?

During the last twelve months, Donaldson insiders bought shares 1 times. They purchased a total of 3,186 shares worth more than $199,953.36. During the last twelve months, insiders at the industrial products company sold shares 7 times. They sold a total of 83,237 shares worth more than $5,288,440.50. The most recent insider tranaction occured on January, 2nd when Director Willard D Oberton sold 5,000 shares worth more than $324,950.00. Insiders at Donaldson own 2.6% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Donaldson.

Information on this page was last updated on 1/2/2024.

Ajita G. Rajendra Insider Trading History at Donaldson

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
12/11/2023Sell11,400$62.24$709,536.0040,545View SEC Filing Icon  
12/13/2022Sell6,912$60.39$417,415.6838,806View SEC Filing Icon  
12/1/2022Sell1,206$61.00$73,566.0038,806View SEC Filing Icon  
12/28/2021Sell8,425$58.59$493,620.75View SEC Filing Icon  
10/2/2020Sell8,861$47.97$425,062.1738,387View SEC Filing Icon  
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Ajita G. Rajendra Buying and Selling Activity at Donaldson

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Donaldson Company Overview

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Donaldson Company, Inc. manufactures and sells filtration systems and replacement parts worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Mobile Solutions, Industrial Solutions, and Life Sciences. Its Mobile Solutions segment provides replacement filters for air and liquid filtration applications, such as air filtration systems; liquid filtration systems for fuel, lube, and hydraulic applications; exhaust and emissions systems and sensors; indicators; and monitoring systems. This segment sells its products to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) in the construction, mining, agriculture, aerospace, defense, and transportation markets; and to independent distributors, and OEM dealer networks. The company's Industrial Solutions segment offers dust, fume, and mist collectors; compressed air and industrial gasses purification systems; and hydraulic and lubricated rotating equipment applications, as well as gas and liquid filtration for industrial processes. This segment sells its products to various distributors, OEMs, and end-users. Its Life Sciences segment provides micro-environment gas and liquid filtration for food, beverage, and industrial processes; bioprocessing equipment, that includes bioreactors and fermenters; and bioprocessing consumables, such as chromatography devices, reagents and filters, and polytetrafluoroethylene membrane-based products, as well as specialized air and gas filtration systems for applications, including hard disk drives, semi-conductor manufacturing and sensors, battery systems, and powertrain components to OEMs and various end-users. The company was founded in 1915 and is headquartered in Bloomington, Minnesota.
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