Alliance Boots' Pessina to step up as interim head of Walgreens Alliance Boots

Alliance Boots' executive chairman will head up the merged company once the Walgreens deal has gone through

Stefano Pessina is to become boss of Walgreens Alliance Boots with Walgreens president Greg Wasson to retire when the businesses merge.

Subscription content

Please sign in now if you have a subscription

Retail Week

Subscribe now for full access or register now to continue reading

Retail Week is the most trusted source of business intelligence for the retail industry. Subscribe now to enjoy:

  • Unlimited access to
  • Expert analysis and in-depth industry reports
  • Exclusive newsletters and breaking news alerts
  • Retail Week magazine

Discover Retail Week subscribe now

Please note, if you have recently purchased a subscription, it may take a few minutes before your account is updated.