Willis Chandler is Senior Vice President and President, Health Systems and Specialty Services, leading AmerisourceBergen’s full line and specialty distribution businesses for health system customers, driving sales strategy within health systems and integrated delivery networks.
Willis joined AmerisourceBergen from CVS Health, where he most recently served as the Vice President, Health System Alliances – a role in which he led and developed a national commercial team focused on developing C-suite relationships with hospitals and health systems. His team represented all of CVS capabilities in retail, specialty, infusion, post-acute care, PBMs, 340B and Medicare Part D for health systems and ACOs.
Before his role at CVS, Willis led the creation and growth of Shields Specialty Pharmacy as its Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Shields was one of the first specialty pharmacy efforts focused on supporting hospital and health systems. Before that, Willis began his career in hospitals and health systems, including UMass Memorial Health Care and Cambridge Health Alliance.
Willis earned a BS in history and American studies from Brandeis University and an MBA in healthcare from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.