CEO: John H. Hammergren
2012 compensation: $51,744,999
John H. Hammergren is Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of McKesson Corporation. He was elected President and CEO in 2001 and Chairman in 2002.
During his tenure, the company has increased its revenues to $122.5 billion, expanded into new markets, and advanced to number 14 on the Fortune 500.
Hammergren is currently a member of the Business Council, the Business Roundtable and the Healthcare Leadership Council. Mr. Hammergren's career at McKesson has included posts as President of Supply Management and Executive Vice President for the pharmaceutical, medical-surgical, pharmacy automation and pharmacy outsourcing businesses of the company. He joined McKesson in January 1996.
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