Barra, Ornella - from Italy | Monaco

ID: 299577
Organization: WEF
Country of meeting: Davos in the year 2013

Is an Italian-born Monegasque businesswoman. A qualified pharmacist, she is co-chief operating officer of Walgreens Boots Alliance. She has been the partner of the Italian billionaire Stefano Pessina for over 30 years. Ornella was ranked 27th in Fortune Magazine’s 2018 most powerful women in business for female executives outside the United States.

Barra founded, and is an executive director of the European Pharmacists Forum. She is a member of the board of directors of the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Wholesalers (IFPW), and became chairman in October 2014. She was president of Associazione Distributori Farmaceutici (ADF) (association of pharmaceutical distributors) from 2006 to 2009. She became an executive member of ECR Europe (Efficient Consumer Response) in 2007.

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