About Us

Turning knowledge and innovation into action for better health

PerkinElmer - Making a Difference Every Day

Backed by an outstanding team of 7,600 employees and located in over 150 countries across the world, PerkinElmer is a global leader focused on improving human and environmental health, for the better. We provide our customers with critical knowledge, expertise and innovative detection, imaging, software, and services solutions so that they can make better decisions for better outcomes. At PerkinElmer, we make a difference everyday – helping scientists, clinicians and governments detect earlier and more accurately to improve the health and safety of people and the environment. Our solutions range from enabling the discovery of more effective diagnostics and therapies, to making sure that the food we eat, the water we drink, and our environment are safe from contaminants.

Discover how, together with our customers, we are making a positive impact across the world:

PerkinElmer conducts business in nearly every country across the globe.* In addition to providing extensive knowledge and expertise and leading capabilities, we are committed to delivering a consistent customer experience around the globe, exemplifying quality, personable, knowledgeable and responsive service and support. 

Key Facts

Improving the health and safety of people and the environment

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Approximately $2.2 billion in revenue

Chairman & CEO:
Robert F. Friel

Global Headquarters:
Waltham, MA

Operations in:
More than 150 countries in the Americas, Europe, Asia and Africa

Total Number of Employees:
Approximately 7,600

Number of Patents: 

*Excluding the following countries that are currently restricted due to embargo and/or sanctions: Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan and Syria