Waters Corporation has appointed Jonathan Pratt as Waters Corporation Senior Vice-President and President of TA Instruments, effective 3rdSeptember (2019).

TA Instruments, a Delaware-based company designs, manufacturers, and supports premier thermal analysis, rheology, microcalorimetry, and mechanical testing technologies for material and life science industries.


Source: Waters Corporation

“Jon is a fantastic addition to the Waters executive leadership team as the President of TA Instruments,” said Christopher O’Connell, Waters Corporation Chairman and CEO.

“In addition to his strong track record delivering growth in his leadership positions at Beckham Coulter Life Sciences and Pall Corporation, Jon brings to Waters a proven ability to create value through operational improvement and M&A.”

“Furthermore, Jon will be a great cultural fit with our talented and accomplished TA Instruments team and the broader Waters organisation.”

Prior to Water, Pratt served as President of Beckman Coulter Life Sciences. He has also held senior roles as Pall Corporation.

“I am thrilled to join Waters and TA Instruments. The organisation has tremendous track record of innovation, deep customer relationships and has built a very strong leadership team,” said Pratt.

“The opportunity for analysis technologies is enormous. I look forward to working with the team to expand our leadership position, enabling our customers to succeed through continued innovation and world class service.”

Specialty Gas Zone

For all the latest news, views, and analysis of the high-growth global specialty gases business, bookmark the dedicated Specialty Gases Zone, powered by gasworld and sponsored by Rotarex.

Includes market reports, heavyweight interviews, profiles of who’s-who in specialty gases, and further reading items.