McKesson Corporation / Corporate Member Profile

McKesson Corporation

McKesson Corporation is an American company distributing pharmaceuticals and providing health information technology, medical supplies, and care management tools. The company had revenues of $231.1 billion in 2020.

McKesson is based in Irving, Texas and distributes health care systems, medical supplies and pharmaceutical products. Additionally, McKesson provides extensive network infrastructure for the health care industry; also, it was an early adopter of technologies like bar-code scanning for distribution, pharmacy robotics, and RFID tags.

As of 2020, McKesson was ranked 8 on the Fortune 500 rankings of the largest United States corporations, with revenues of $214 billion.

Formerly Olcott & McKesson


McKesson & Robbins (1853–1999)



Type Public
Traded as
Industry Healthcare
Founded New York City, United States

1833; 188 years ago

Founder McKesson

Charles Olcott

Headquarters Irving, Texas, U.S.
Key people Brian S. Tyler (CEO)
Products Pharmaceuticals

Medical technology

Health care services

Revenue 11px-Increase2.svg.png.webp US$214.31 billion (2019)
Operating income 11px-Decrease2.svg.png.webp US$255 million (2019)
Net income 11px-Decrease2.svg.png.webp US$34 million (2019)
Total assets 11px-Decrease2.svg.png.webp US$59.67 billion (2019)
Total equity 11px-Decrease2.svg.png.webp US$8.94 billion (2019)
Number of employees 80,000 (2019)
Subsidiaries Rexall Pharmacy Group

Health Mart

McKesson Europe (76%)