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Executive vice chairman and CEO,
Walgreens Boots Alliance
Although Walgreens continues to face pressure in the stock market as it might be going private soon, Pessina is devoted to push more consumer-oriented approaches. Last year, Walgreens partnered with Humana and Alphabet’s Verily. In January, Walgreens partnered with Microsoft to develop technology driven health care delivery models. In January 2020, Jenny Craig’s weight loss services will be available at 20 Walgreens locations nationwide.