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McKesson McKesson

Agency partners

Enterprise Ireland Enterprise Ireland
IDA Ireland IDA Ireland
InterTrade Ireland InterTrade Ireland
Science Foundation Ireland Science Foundation Ireland



Currently ranked 7th on the FORTUNE 500, we are a global leader in healthcare supply chain management solutions, retail pharmacy, healthcare Specialty Health technology, community oncology and specialty care. We partner with life sciences companies, manufacturers, providers, pharmacies, governments and other healthcare organizations to help provide the right medicines to the right patients at the right time. United by our ICARE shared principles, our employees work every day to innovate and deliver opportunities to improve patient care in every setting — one product, one partner, one patient at a time.
In Europe we are a leading international wholesale and retail company and provider of logistics and services to the pharmaceutical and healthcare sector. With circa 39,000 employees, the group is active in 13 European countries serving over 2 million customers every day. Within retail pharmacy we own 2,000 pharmacies, manage another 300 stores and work with 5,700 participants in brand partnership schemes. With 110 own and seven managed wholesale branches in Europe, McKesson Europe supplies more than 55,000 pharmacies and hospitals every day with up to 130,000 pharmaceutical products.
Our Irish business includes the United Drug, Lloyds Pharmacy, TCP Homecare and Median Healthcare business entities. We employ over 1,600 people across over 100 locations and provide a range of partnership led solutions within the healthcare setting.


PwC Pharmaceuticals and Life Sciences Industry Group
The Global Pharmaceuticals and Life Sciences Industry Group at PwC is dedicated to delivering effective solutions to the complex business challenges facing pharmaceuticals and life sciences companies. A global leader in serving the pharmaceuticals and life sciences industry, PwC has extensive experience working with companies on industry-specific strategic, operational, and financial issues. Our expertise includes assurance, tax and advisory services, as well as specialised capabilities in regulatory compliance, risk management, performance improvement and transaction support.

With over 6,500 Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences specialists in Ireland and around the world dedicated to the provision of professional services to pharmaceutical and life science clients, PwC has the breadth of knowledge and experience to provide quality services to clients facing the most complex of challenges.