Philip Bernard Whitehead

Chairman of the Board (non-executive)

Member of the Nomination and Compensation Committee and Audit Committee.

Member and Chairman of the Board since December 15, 2014, Philip Bernard Whitehead is Chairman of Danaher's European Board, Vice President of Danaher and Corporate Officer and Managing Director of Danaher Corporate Development in Europe. He joined Danaher in 1992. 

Previously, he worked in a variety of marketing and sales roles with major companies such as Proctor & Gamble and Unilever.

Philip Bernard Whitehead studied at Bournemouth College and holds diplomas in marketing, accounting and finance.

Colin Davis

Member of the Board (non-executive)

Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Nomination and Compensation Committee.

Member of the Board since December 15, 2014, Colin Davis is Danaher’s Chief Financial Officer for Europe and Vice President Finance for the Life Sciences & Diagnostics and Water Quality global businesses. He joined Danaher Corporation in 1999.

Previously, he was Chief Financial Officer for WTW GmbH and worked in a variety of finance-related roles at EG&G Inc (now PerkinElmer).

Colin Davis holds a BA Honours Political Science from the University of Warwick and is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales.

Jonathan P. Graham

Member of the Board (non-executive)

Chairman of the Nomination and Compensation Committee and member of the Audit Committee.

Member of the Board since December 15, 2014, Jonathan P. Graham joined Danaher in 2006 as Senior Vice President and General Counsel.

Before joining Danaher, he was Vice President, Litigation & Legal Policy for the General Electric Company and a partner at Williams & Connolly LLP, in Washington, D.C.

Jonathan P. Graham graduated from the University of Texas School of Law.

Mischa Reis

Member of the Board (non-executive)

Member of the Board since December 15, 2014, Mischa Reis is Vice President Business Development & Strategy of Danaher’s Dental Platform. He joined Danaher in 2012.

Previously, he worked with Avery Dennison, Pasadena, CA. in various positions, last as Vice President Head of Corporate Strategy.

Mischa Reis holds an MBA/MS Industrial Engineering of University of Karlsruhe.