Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced that Guillermo Gualino has been named vice president and treasurer. Gualino, who has been assistant treasurer, replaces Robert Cantrell, who will move to Keysight Technologies, the new electronic measurement company to be formed by the separation of Agilent into two publicly traded companies.
In his new position, Gualino will be responsible for Agilent's Treasury function. He will report to Agilent Senior Vice President and CFO Didier Hirsch.
"Guillermo brings solid financial expertise and experience to his new role," said Hirsch. "I am confident in his abilities to help us shape the financial profile and structure of the new Agilent as we become a company focused on the life sciences, diagnostics and applied markets."
Gualino has held increasingly responsible financial positions across corporate, financial consulting and venture capital sectors. Prior to joining Agilent in 2011, he was assistant treasurer at Flextronics International. His previous experience includes work with Ernst & Young, PricewaterhouseCoopers and the Ventana Growth Fund, a California-based private equity firm.
Gualino holds an MBA from the University of California at Los Angeles and a B.S. in mechanical-electrical engineering from Universidad La Salle in Mexico City.
About Agilent Technologies
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) is the world's premier measurement company and a technology leader in chemical analysis, life sciences, diagnostics, electronics and communications. The company's 20,600 employees serve customers in more than 100 countries. Agilent had revenues of $6.8 billion in fiscal 2013. Information about Agilent is available at www.agilent.com.
On Sept. 19, 2013, Agilent announced plans to separate into two publicly traded companies through a tax-free spinoff of its electronic measurement business. The new company is named Keysight Technologies, Inc. The separation is expected to be completed in early November 2014.