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Joakim Weidemanis

Executive Vice President, Danaher Diagnostics Platform and China

Danaher leader Joakim Weidemanis in a suit

As Executive Vice President of Danaher’s Diagnostics platform and China, Joakim provides strategic and operational leadership for Danaher’s flagship diagnostics companies.


Joakim Weidemanis brings a strong growth and innovation mindset, operational experience and decades of experience leading global instrumentation businesses to evolve business strategies, as well as the Danaher Business System.


Joakim joined Danaher in 2011 and has served in multiple roles of increasing responsibility during his tenure. In 2014, he was appointed Danaher Vice President and Group Executive of the Product ID Platform. Prior to joining Danaher, Joakim was Head of Product Inspection Division of Mettler Toledo. Earlier in his career, he worked at ABB in a variety of leadership positions including President of global water measurement business, marketing, and M&A project management.

Joakim graduated with a MSc in International Business and Operations Management at the Stockholm School of Economics and has completed executive education programs at IMD (Lausanne) and Harvard Business School.

Joakim was born in Sweden. He and his family currently live in the Chicago area.

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