Marc N. Casper
Thermo Fisher Scientific
President & Chief Executive Officer
Marc N. Casper is President and Chief Executive Officer of Thermo Fisher Scientific, roles he has served in since October 2009. He joined the company in 2001 as President of the Life Sciences sector of Thermo Electron. He was named Senior Vice President in 2003, and in 2005 assumed responsibility for all of the company’s operating divisions. After the merger creating Thermo Fisher Scientific in 2006, Mr. Casper was named Executive Vice President and President, Analytical Technologies, and in 2008, he became the company’s Chief Operating Officer.
Prior to joining Thermo Fisher, Mr. Casper served as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Kendro Laboratory Products. Previously, he worked for the clinical diagnostics provider, Dade Behring Inc., where he served as President–Americas. Mr. Casper began his career as a strategy consultant at Bain & Company and later joined Bain Capital.
He earned an MBA with high distinction from Harvard Business School and is a graduate of Wesleyan University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in economics. He serves on the boards of trustees of Brigham & Women’s Hospital and Wesleyan University and the board of U.S. Bancorp. Previously, he was Vice Chair of the U.S.–China Business Council and a director of the Advisory Board Company and Zimmer Holdings.