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McKesson Europe announces new Chief Financial Officer

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2 November 2020. McKesson Europe has announced that Holger Landauer will take up the position of CFO, McKesson Europe, with effect from 1 January 2021. He succeeds Alain Vachon who announced his retirement this summer. Holger will become a member of the McKesson Europe Leadership Team and report to Kevin Kettler, Chairman of the Management Board and President of McKesson International.

Previously Finance and IT Director and member of the GEHE country board, Holger led the McKesson German business into the joint venture with Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) which was finalized this month. Additionally, Holger served in various leadership roles at country and European level and as interim Vice President of Finance at MGPSL in London.

Kevin Kettler says: “Holger brings deep and detailed knowledge of both our operational business and central functions to McKesson Europe, as well as wide-ranging senior finance experience. I wish him every success in his new role.”

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McKesson Europe, part of McKesson Corporation, is a leading company in the healthcare sector, with strong brands across 13 European countries. McKesson Corporation, currently ranked 8th on the Fortune 500, is a global leader in healthcare supply chain management solutions, retail pharmacy, healthcare technology, community oncology and specialty care. McKesson partners with life sciences companies, manufacturers, providers, pharmacies, governments and other healthcare organizations to help provide the right medicines, medical products and healthcare services to the right patients at the right time, safely and cost-effectively. United by our ICARE shared principles, our employees work every day to innovate and deliver opportunities to improve patient care in every setting – one product, one partner, one patient at a time. For more information visit

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