Hollar succeeds Dave Evans who will continue to serve as the chief financial officer until May 11.
“We are pleased to welcome Jason to the Cardinal Health family,” CEO Mike Kaufmann said in a news release. “With his deep executive experience, as well as his expertise leading in dynamic environments, Jason will be a strong partner to me and the rest of our team. I’d like to thank Dave Evans for his exceptional contributions and leadership as our interim CFO. Dave will partner with Jason in the coming weeks to ensure a smooth transition and as we continue to create value in a changing marketplace.”
Hollar will be responsible for financial activities across the company, including financial strategy, capital deployment, treasury, tax, investor relations, accounting and reporting. He will report to Kaufmann.
Prior to joining the company, Hollar most recently served as chief financial officer of Tenneco. He also held number financial leadership positions at Sears Holding Corporation, Delphi and Navistar.
“I am excited to join the Cardinal Health team,” Hollar said. “I look forward to partnering with Mike, his leadership team and the finance organization to advance the company’s strategic transformation at this pivotal time in healthcare.”