Stefano Pessina net worth & biography:
Stefano Pessina net worth: In 2006, the group united with the U.K. pharmacy chain Boots Group to form now’s Alliance Boots. One year after he became the Executive Chairman of the business , and it has stayed on such an place ever since. Exactly the same year the Alliance Boots went private in a $22 billion deal with funding from leading international investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR). Aiming for world-wide growth, Alliance Boots formed a strategic partnership with China’s fifth largest pharmaceutical wholesaler, Nanjing Pharmaceutical, in September 2012. As well as being Alliance Boots’ executive chairman, Pessina sits on Walgreen’s Board as well as on the Board of Directors of the Consumer Goods Forum. As of March 2013, he could be named the 6th wealthiest guy in Italy.