Walgreens taps an e-commerce veteran as CIO
March 6, 2017 04:27 PM
Steve Turner will take over as the new CIO at Walgreen Co., No. 1 in the Internet Retailer 2016 Top 500 Guide, n April 1. He'll take over from Abhi Dhar, who is leaving the drugstore chain and health services delivery company to launch a new digital marketing and technology service company for retailers.
As the incoming CIO, Turner, who currently works as Walgreens’ vice president, service delivery & infrastructure, has a long track record in overseeing and managing e-commerce and mobile operations. Walgreens also is building out its digital healthcare program with health-focused companies including WebMD.com. Read more here.