In her new role at WBA, Mesara-Dogan will oversee a number of communications areas serving the enterprise and U.S. businesses and operations. These include the Walgreens communications division, Walgreens external communications, and the WBA internal communications and corporate events groups. She will report to Chuck Greener, senior vice president for global communications and corporate affairs at WBA.
“We are thrilled that Gulden is joining the Walgreens Boots Alliance communications team to lead many of our critical functions,” said Greener. “Her experience and expertise across the spectrum of communications operations, especially in the health care industry, will help to take our organization and impact to an even higher level as Walgreens Boots Alliance begins its fourth year as a global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise.”
She will serve alongside Laura Vergani, vice president of international and divisional communications, who also will continue to report to Greener in her role overseeing international communications.
Mesara-Dogan was most recently vice president of global commercial and health communications at AbbVie Inc. She led communications and patient relations for all of AbbVie’s marketed products, pipeline assets and regional business priorities.