Held senior positions at Omnicare
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Jan. 31, 2017) — Robert E. Dries has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer for PharMerica Corporation, effective today.
Dries has more than 25 years of financial and operational experience and a deep knowledge of the pharmacy services industry. From 1996 to 2016, he held several senior positions at Omnicare Inc., most recently serving as senior vice president of Financial Operations from 2012 to 2016. Dries began his career at KPMG, where he provided accounting, auditing and consulting services to both public and private companies.
“I am honored to be chosen as PharMerica’s CFO,” said Mr. Dries. “PharMerica has achieved impressive growth, and has a compelling acquisition pipeline to continue expanding its institutional and specialty pharmacy businesses. I look forward to working with the talented PharMerica team to drive sustainable shareholder value creation.”