McKesson Corp. Appoints New Human Resources Chief

McKesson Corp has appointed Tracy Faber to executive vice president and chief human resources officer, which will take effect in October. She will report to McKesson’s new CEO Brian Tyler.

Faber has been with McKesson since 2011 and is currently a senior vice president of human resources for McKesson Corporate as well as their U.S. Pharmaceutical and Specialty Solutions and the Strategic Initiatives team. Faber will advise the CEO and board of directors on executive session planning, recruiting board members, diversity, inclusion, leadership development and transformational change.

“We are delighted to welcome Tracy to our executive committee,” said Tyler via release. “She is a strong partner and thought leader who deeply understands our business and cares for our people. Her track record in organizational effectiveness, talent development and change management will help McKesson continue to deliver greater value to our associates, customers and shareholders.”

Prior to McKesson, Faber worked for PepsiCo for 13 years, where she rose to the role of  vice president of human resources.  She also had human resources leadership roles at Frito Lay North America, as well as roles at Eaton Corporation and Nabisco.

Faber will follow Jorge Figueredo, who will retire in September after 11 years as executive vice president and CHRO.