WBA - Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.

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Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.

108 Wilmot Road
Deerfield, IL 60015
United States
847-315-2500
http://www.walgreensbootsalliance.com

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryPharmaceutical Retailers
Full Time Employees235,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. James A. SkinnerExec. Chairman341.45kN/A1944
Mr. Stefano PessinaExec. Vice Chairman & CEO138.81kN/A1941
Mr. Alexander W. GourlayCo-Chief Operating Officer3.52MN/A1960
Ms. Ornella BarraCo-Chief Operating Officer3.42MN/A1953
Mr. James KehoeExec. VP & Global CFON/AN/A1962
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. operates as a pharmacy-led health and wellbeing company. It operates through three segments: Retail Pharmacy USA, Retail Pharmacy International, and Pharmaceutical Wholesale. The Retail Pharmacy USA segment sells prescription drugs and an assortment of general merchandise, including non-prescription drugs, beauty products, photo finishing, seasonal merchandise, greeting cards, and convenience foods through its retail drugstores and convenient care clinics. It also provides specialty pharmacy services and mail services; and manages in-store clinics. As of August 31, 2017, this segment operated 8,100 retail stores under the Walgreens and Duane Reade brands in the United States; and 7 specialty pharmacies, as well as approximately 400 in-store clinic locations. The Retail Pharmacy International segment sells prescription drugs; and health, beauty, toiletry, and other consumer products through its pharmacy-led health and beauty stores and optical practices, as well as through boots.com and an integrated mobile application. This segment operated 4,722 retail stores under the Boots, Benavides, and Ahumada in the United Kingdom, Thailand, Norway, the Republic of Ireland, the Netherlands, Mexico, and Chile; and 637 optical practices, including 178 on a franchise basis. The Pharmaceutical Wholesale segment engages in the wholesale and distribution of specialty and generic pharmaceuticals, health and beauty products, and home healthcare supplies and equipment, as well as provides related services to pharmacies and other healthcare providers. This segment operates in France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Turkey, Spain, the Netherlands, Egypt, Norway, Romania, the Czech Republic, and Lithuania. Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. was founded in 1901 and is based in Deerfield, Illinois.

Corporate Governance

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of August 1, 2018 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 5.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.