Ornella Barra

Co-Chief Operating Officer for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.
  • Co-Chief Operating Officer for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., overseeing International Retail, Global Brands, Pharmaceutical Wholesale, Human Resources and other business services
  • Executive Vice President of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. and President and Chief Executive of Global Wholesale and International Retail from January 2015 until June 2016
  • Chief Executive, Wholesale and Brands of Alliance Boots GmbH from September 2013 until January 2015
  • Chief Executive of Pharmaceutical Wholesale Division of Alliance Boots GmbH from January 2009 until September 2013
  • Prior to her role as Chief Executive of Pharmaceutical Wholesale Division, Ms. Barra was Wholesale and Commercial Affairs Director and a board member of Alliance Boots plc
  • Prior to the merger of Alliance UniChem Plc and Boots Group plc, Ms. Barra was Executive Director of Alliance UniChem Plc, having been appointed to its Board in 1997 when Alliance Sante merged with UniChem Plc
  • Member of Board of Directors of Assicurazioni Generali, one of the largest Italian insurance companies, since April 2013
  • Ms. Barra has been a member of the Board of Directors of Alliance Boots GmbH, a subsidiary of Walgreens Boots Alliance, since June 2007 and was Chairman of its Corporate Social Responsibility Committee from 2009 to 2013
  • Member of our Finance Committee


Corporate Overview

AmerisourceBergen is one of the largest global pharmaceutical sourcing and distribution services companies, helping both healthcare providers and pharmaceutical and biotech manufacturers improve patient access to products and enhance patient care. With services ranging from drug distribution and niche premium logistics to reimbursement and pharmaceutical consulting services, AmerisourceBergen delivers innovative programs and solutions across the pharmaceutical supply channel..

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