AlliantRx is pleased to announce that it has appointed Stephen A. Hendrickson to the position of Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Hendrickson previously held the position of Senior Vice President, Sales, Independent Community & Specialty Pharmacy, at AmerisourceBergen.
Stephen’s history as a corporate executive highlights his ability to collaborate with senior leaders, lead commercial strategy, and drive growth. His relentless and effective communication style was a major driving factor in his incredibly successful, long-term career at AmerisourceBergen, and will continue to serve him in his capacity as CEO at AlliantRx.
“During this time of rapid and unpredictable transformation in the healthcare and pharmaceutical landscapes, there is no better person to drive the company’s vision than Stephen,” said Gerry Crocker, President of AlliantRx. “Stephen is a proven leader with an exceptional background in the industry. His passion for developing customer and company values, and successfully leading commercial strategies and growth in the independent and specialty pharmacy markets, will be a distinction that sets AlliantRx apart from other independent pharmacy group purchasing organizations. Stephen’s enthusiastic and approachable manner, paired with this impressive and diverse skill set, is exactly what AlliantRx needs as our organization grows within the ever-changing healthcare and pharmaceutical markets.”
With over 20-years of diverse pharmaceutical distribution experience, Stephen has built a reputation as a trusted resource in customer, operations, and supply chain knowledge. His ability to bring a unified vision, mission, and strong pharmacy and customer-focused values to the table, will strengthen our promise to do more for our members – specifically, by creating solutions and innovations that help our members build, run, and grow their business. Stephen’s vision will support, expand and leverage member relationships with healthcare professionals in their communities, which will drive exceptional market growth.
We are excited to see what the future holds. With Stephen on board, we are more prepared than ever to meet the expectations of our members, and keep pace with the rapid evolution of the healthcare and pharmacy environments.