McKesson this week announced it appointed Nancy Flores as executive VP, chief information officer and chief technology officer, effective Jan. 13, 2020.
Flores will be responsible for the enterprise business technology strategy, technology governance across the corporation, IT security and risk management, infrastructure operations and service delivery. She will replace Kathy McElligott who announced she would be retiring earlier this year.
“Kathy has helped McKesson increase its focus on data and analytics and accelerate our technology modernization. A tremendous leader, Kathy build strong teams, attracted top talent and was a force internally and externally to support and encourage more women in technology,” CEO Brian Tyler said in a news release.
Flores currently serves as the chief information officer for Johnson Controls. She has also held a number of leadership roles at Abbott, including chief information officer.
“We are delighted to welcome Nancy to our executive leadership team,” Tyler said. “She comes to us with a long track record of success, including with decades of experience in healthcare. Her experience leading strategic global technology and driving exceptional customer experience will help McKesson improve healthcare in every setting by leveraging technology solutions for our company, our customers and business partners.”