Celesio UK employee presented FinanceRx Award by McKesson

2015 FinanceRx Awards Dinner Photos - Celesio group with James_v2

We are thrilled to announce Rob Thomas, FP&A Manager Strategy & Funding at Celesio UK has been recognised at the annual Recognition for Excellence Awards ceremony hosted by McKesson.

James Beer, Chief Financial Officer at McKesson, recognised 11 colleagues working within finance across the wider McKesson group with the award. This was the first year Celesio AG, parent company of Celesio UK, was invited to participate.

Rob was deservedly nominated for his contributions to key strategic projects that are substantially enhancing Celesio’s UK competitive position. This includes projects that have added insight and growth to the existing Celesio UK business, plus his role in the current acquisition of Sainsbury’s pharmacy business.

Thorsten Beer, Finance Director at Celesio UK said, ‘Rob has played an imperative role in delivering strategic plans that have influenced Celesio UK’s position in the market.

‘Rob lives and breathes our company’s values that directly relates to his work. He is an invaluable asset to the team.’

Rob added, ‘I am very humbled by this award, and the recognition from McKesson for my contribution at Celesio UK.

‘Our team works very hard to deliver key strategic projects, and we strive for excellence to be the number one healthcare provider of choice in the UK.’