Agilent Technologies India Private Limited
Agilent Life Sciences and Chemical Analysis is a leading global provider of instrumentation, supplies, software and services to the life science and chemical analysis markets. With revenue of $2.7 billion, the group accounted for approximately 50% of Agilent's $5.4 billion of total revenue in 2010. Their 8,000 employees serve more than 25,000 customers in more than 100 countries.
Prior to 1999, Agilent Technologies was a part of Hewlett-Packard (HP). In 1999, HP announced a strategic realignment, creating an independent company that included HPs test and measurement, analytical instrumentation and medical businesses. This new company, Agilent, became fully independent in June, 2000.
|Nature of Business||Manufacturer|
|Year of Establishment||1999|
|Legal Status of Firm||Limited Company (Ltd./Pvt.Ltd.)|
|Annual Turnover||Rs. 500 - 1000 Crore|
1965 HP enters the analytical instrumentation field with the acquisition of GC manufacturer F&M Scientific Corporation of Avondale, Pennsylvania; the acquisition allows HP to expand its measuring and testing expertise into chemical analysis.
1970 HP enters the mass spectrometry market by establishing its Scientific Instrument Division in Palo Alto, California.
1973 HP enters the HPLC market with the acquisition of Hupe and Busch.
1973 HP introduces the 5830 GC, the world's first microprocessor-controlled analytical instrument.
1976 HP introduces the first benchtop GC/MS, the HP 5990.
1979 HP introduces fused silica capillary columns for gas chromatography, simplifying chemical analysis and allowing more compounds to be analyzed.
1984 HP introduces the 5890 Series, the best-selling GC in history.
1985 HP offers a thermospray interfacean early breakthrough in LC/MS instruments.
Team / Manpower
Vice President and General Manager.