After 35 years working for LloydsPharmacy, Steve Howard has decided to retire at the end of this calendar year.
Steve started his career as a clinical pharmacist in hospital before joining LloydsPharmacy as a Pharmacy Manager and has since spent time in various roles including Head of Internal Communications and Training and Development Director.
A graduate of Manchester University, Steve is also a Fellow of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society, a Faculty Fellow, and serves as a Visiting Professor at the University of Huddersfield and the University of East Anglia.
A succession plan is in place and will be announced in the next few weeks. Steve will become a part-time Non-Executive Adviser to McKesson UK to oversee collective Clinical Standards and Governance procedures and processes.
McKesson UK CEO, Toby Anderson, said:
“Steve has made a great contribution throughout his career with our business and I would like to say a huge thank you to him for his dedication, service, leadership and professional guidance over the years and in particular during the recent considerable period of change.”