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Brian Tyler

McKesson named to the Diversity Best Practices Inclusion Index

McKesson named to the Diversity Best Practices Inclusion Index

IRVING, Texas — McKesson announced that it has been named to the Diversity Best Practices (DBP) fourth annual Inclusion Index. McKesson was among the 98 organizations that earned a top score and a place on the index. “McKesson is creating a better future through our collective commitment to move beyond unconscious bias and embrace conscious

McKesson to distribute future COVID-19 vaccines in support of Operation Warp Speed

McKesson to distribute future COVID-19 vaccines in support of Operation Warp Speed

IRVING, Texas —  McKesson Corp. announced that it will expand its existing partnership with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to support the U.S. government’s Operation Warp Speed (OWS) team as a centralized distributor of future COVID-19 vaccines and ancillary supplies needed to administer vaccinations. Vaccines and related supplies will be delivered to point-of-care sites

Rebecca McKillican named CEO of McKesson Canada

Rebecca McKillican named CEO of McKesson Canada

IRVING, Texas — McKesson Corp. announced on  Monday the appointment of Rebecca McKillican as chief executive officer, McKesson Canada effective immediately. McKillican succeeds Domenic Pilla, who announced his plans to retire from the company in late 2019. As CEO, McKillican is responsible for leading McKesson’s portfolio of businesses in Canada including pharmaceutical distribution operations, McKesson

McKesson named one of the best places to work for disability inclusion

McKesson named one of the best places to work for disability inclusion

IRVING, Texas — McKesson recently announced that The Disability Equality Index (DEI) has named the company as one of its 2020 Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion with a top-ranking score of 100. This is the fifth year in a row that McKesson has been recognized by the DEI as a top place to

McKesson realigns organizational structure to better serve customers

McKesson realigns organizational structure to better serve customers

IRVING, Texas— McKesson Corp. announced changes to its reportable business structure. The company has revised its reportable segments commencing in the second quarter of fiscal 2021. These moves reflect the company’s continued focus on delivering new and innovative solutions to respond to the evolving needs of the healthcare industry, customers and patients. “McKesson has had

McKesson names Tom Rodgers EVP and chief strategy and business development officer

McKesson names Tom Rodgers EVP and chief strategy and business development officer

IRVING, Texas – McKesson Corp. recently announced that Tom Rodgers has been appointed executive vice president and chief strategy and business development officer effective June 5th. In his new role, Rodgers will also become a member of the company’s executive operating team. Rodgers succeeds Bansi Nagji who stepped down from his role effective March 31,

McKesson reports fiscal 2020 Q4 and full-year results

McKesson reports fiscal 2020 Q4 and full-year results

IRVING, Texas — McKesson Corp. reported results on Wednesday for the fourth quarter and fiscal year that ended March 31, 2020. “McKesson delivered a strong finish to fiscal 2020, reflecting continued momentum in the business and meaningful progress in our transformation towards becoming a more focused organization as we look to capture future growth opportunities,”

McKesson announces that Bansi Nagji will leave post

McKesson announces that Bansi Nagji will leave post

IRVING, Texas — McKesson Corp. announced Tuesday that Bansi Nagji, executive vice president and chief strategy and business development officer, will step down from his role effective March 31, 2020.  Nagji has agreed to continue employment with the company for several weeks to assist with transition activities. McKesson is currently conducting a comprehensive search and

Rite Aid, McKesson continue partnership

Rite Aid, McKesson continue partnership

CAMP HILL, Pa. – Rite Aid Corp. and McKesson Corp.  announced an agreement to key terms that will continue the companies’ pharmaceutical sourcing and distribution partnership for an additional 10 years. Under these terms, McKesson will continue providing Rite Aid with sourcing and direct-to-store delivery for brand and generic pharmaceutical products through March 2029. Rite

McKesson announces new global headquarters in Las Colinas, Texas

McKesson announces new global headquarters in Las Colinas, Texas

SAN FRANCISCO — McKesson Corp. has announced the relocation of its corporate headquarters from San Francisco, Calif. to Las Colinas, Texas, effective April 1, 2019, expanding upon its presence in the Dallas area. “We are excited to strengthen our presence in Texas and make Las Colinas our official global headquarters,” said John Hammergren, chairman and chief

McKesson’s Hammergren to retire, Tyler named CEO

McKesson’s Hammergren to retire, Tyler named CEO

SAN FRANCISCO — McKesson Corp. announced that John Hammergren, chairman and chief executive officer, has decided to retire, effective March 31, 2019. McKesson’s board of directors has unanimously selected Brian Tyler, currently president and chief operating officer, to succeed Hammergren as CEO, effective April 1, 2019. Tyler will also remain as president. Edward Mueller, currently

McKesson relaunches life sciences business

McKesson relaunches life sciences business

THE WOODLANDS, Texas — McKesson Corp. announced that it has relaunched its biopharmaceutical services business under its U.S. Pharmaceutical and Specialty Health business unit as McKesson Life Sciences. The new structure not only reflects its continued dedication to serving the life sciences industry, but also indicates how the business has evolved to meet the industry’s need

McKesson taps Tyler to head Rx distribution

SAN FRANCISCO — Brian Tyler has been promoted to president of North American pharmaceutical distribution and services at McKesson Corp. The company also has hired Bansi Nagji to take over Tyler’s previous post as executive vice president of corporate strategy and business development. As president of North American pharmaceutical distribution, Tyler takes on a new