Consultant, Pharmaceutical Traceability
Ron Bone is a consultant in the area of Pharmaceutical Traceability and is currently focusing on the implementation of the US 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act. Ron retired from McKesson Corporation where he held the position of Senior Vice President, Distribution Support. His responsibilities included Regulatory Affairs and leading McKesson's product security initiatives through the use of electronic track and trace.
Ron spent 41 years with McKesson Corporation in various operations, sales and financial management positions. He was a member of the of the GS1 Process Oversight Committee, a member of the Leadership Teams of GS1 Global Healthcare and GS1 US Healthcare, and was a member of the Industry Relations Council for the Healthcare Distribution Alliance (HDA). In 2008, Bone testified before the US House of Representatives, Energy and Commerce Committee as an industry expert on anti-counterfeiting. In 2007, he was the recipient of HDA’s Nexus Award, which is the industry’s highest honor recognizing leadership, exemplary service and professional excellence.
Ron received his BS and MBA degrees from San Jose State University.