McKesson is a healthcare services and information technology company dedicated to making the business of healthcare run better. The Company helps its customers improve their financial, operational and clinical performance with solutions that include pharmaceutical and medical-surgical supply management, healthcare information technology, and business and clinical services.

Company Growth (employees)
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
78,000 (est)
McKesson was founded in 1833 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People/Management at McKesson

John H. Hammergren

John H. Hammergren

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
James Beer

James Beer

David M. Lawrence

David M. Lawrence

Board of Director
Jorge Figueredo

Jorge Figueredo

EVP of Human Resources
Kathy McElligott

Kathy McElligott

Executive Vice President, CIO & CTO
Lori Schechter

Lori Schechter

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
Paul Julian

Paul Julian

Executive Vice President and Group President
Bansi Nagji

Bansi Nagji

Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Business Development
Patrick J. Blake

Patrick J. Blake

Executive Vice President and Group President

McKesson Office Locations

McKesson has offices in San Francisco, Scottsdale, Irvine, Alpharetta and in 29 other locations
San Francisco, US (HQ)
McKesson Plaza 1 Post St
Alpharetta, US
5995 Windward Pkwy
Farmington, US
1690 New Britain Ave
Irvine, US
22 Corporate Park
Livonia, US
30881 Schoolcraft Rd
Scottsdale, US
370 4343 N Scottsdale Rd
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McKesson Financials and Metrics

McKesson Financials

McKesson's revenue was reported to be $190.9 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q2, 2018)

52.1 b

Gross profit (Q2, 2018)

2.8 b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2018), %


Net income (Q2, 2018)

56 m

EBIT (Q2, 2018)

239 m

Market capitalization (13-Dec-2017)

32.6 b

Cash (30-Sep-2017)

2.6 b


38.4 b
McKesson's current market capitalization is $32.6 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


137.6 b179 b190.9 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

129.3 b167.6 b179.5 b

Gross profit

8.3 b11.4 b11.4 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018


33 b34.3 b44.1 b44.8 b47 b49.7 b50 b50.1 b51.1 b52.1 b

Cost of goods sold

30.9 b32.5 b41.3 b41.8 b44.1 b46.8 b47.2 b47.3 b48.5 b49.2 b

Gross profit

2 b1.8 b2.8 b2.9 b2.9 b2.9 b2.8 b2.8 b2.6 b2.8 b

Gross profit Margin, %

USDY, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


3.7 b3.6 b3.1 b2.5 b4.2 b5.3 b4 b

Current Assets

32.6 b36.7 b38.4 b


2.2 b2 b2.3 b


9.9 b9.8 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018


3 b2.4 b4.1 b3.8 b4.6 b4.7 b5.5 b2.4 b2.3 b2.6 b


10.5 b11.5 b14.1 b14.1 b15.4 b15.5 b15.3 b16.1 b15.5 b16.9 b

Current Assets

24.5 b25.2 b34 b33.9 b37.1 b39 b41.3 b39.3 b37.7 b39.8 b


1.3 b1.4 b2.2 b2.2 b2.2 b2.4 b2.3 b2.4 b2.3 b2.3 b
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

1.3 b1.5 b2.3 b


(1.2 b)(2.1 b)(1.3 b)

Cash From Operating Activities

3.1 b3.1 b3.7 b

Purchases of PP&E

(488 m)
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015

Net Income

404 m64 m411 m477 m511 m
USDY, 2017


160.5 x


667.4 k

Financial Leverage

5.6 x
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McKesson Operating Metrics

FY, 2016

Distribution Centers


Pharmacies Served

65 k

Pharmacies Owned

2.2 k
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McKesson Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
CoverMyMedsJanuary 25, 2017$1.1 b
HealthQxJuly 12, 2016
Vantage OncologyApril 04, 2016$525 m
UDG HealthcareSeptember 16, 2015$432.2 m
CelesioOctober 24, 2013$5.4 b
EwendoNovember 06, 2012
MedVentiveSeptember 24, 2012
peerVueFebruary 08, 2012
Portico SystemsJune 22, 2011
RelayHealthJune 30, 2006

McKesson Market Value History

McKesson Revenue Breakdown

McKesson Median Salaries

Source: 391 public H-1B filings from McKesson

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