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Agilent Technologies Board Member Resigns

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) announced today that Hans E. Bishop, the president and co-founder of Altos Labs, has resigned from the company's board of directors. Bishop, who joined Agilent's board in July 2017, is known for his extensive leadership experience in the pharmaceutical industry.

Agilent's chairman of the board, Koh Boon Hwee, expressed gratitude for Bishop's contributions over the past seven years and wished him the best in his future endeavors. Despite stepping down from the board, Bishop will continue to advise Agilent and CEO Padraig McDonnell in an informal capacity.

Agilent Technologies Inc. is a global leader in analytical and clinical laboratory technologies, providing instruments, software, services, and expertise to deliver trusted answers to customers' most challenging questions. In fiscal 2023, the company generated $6.83 billion in revenue and employed approximately 18,000 people worldwide.

While the press release does not provide specific financial metrics or comparisons to the previous period, it is worth noting that Agilent's revenue in fiscal 2023 was $6.83 billion. However, without the context of previous periods' revenue, it is challenging to analyze the growth or decline in revenue. The market has reacted to these announcements by moving the company's shares -0.2% to a price of $150.26. For more information, read the company's full 8-K submission here.

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