Toft Group Completes Executive Search for Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: BIO and BIOb) in Hercules, CA

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Executive search firm Toft Group has placed Mr. Timothy S. Ernst, JD as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary at Bio-Rad Laboratories. Prior to joining Bio-Rad, Mr. Ernst served for over 20 years with Big Heart Pet Brands (formerly Del Monte Corporation) in San Francisco, CA, most recently holding the title of Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. Mr. Ernst holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics/ History from the University of Wisconsin in Madison, WI, and a Doctor of Law degree (J.D.) from the University of California Los Angeles in Los Angeles, CA.

About Bio-Rad

Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: BIO and BIOb) develops, manufactures, and markets a broad range of innovative products and solutions for the life science research and clinical diagnostic markets. The company is renowned for its commitment to quality and customer service among university and research institutions, hospitals, public health and commercial laboratories, as well as the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and food safety industries. Founded in 1952, Bio-Rad is based in Hercules, California, and serves more than 100,000 research and healthcare industry customers through its global network of operations. The company employs more than 7,800 people worldwide and had revenues exceeding $2 billion in 2015.