Investing in our People – Barry Mulcahy

Course Title CISA   I’m the Sr. Manager for ISRM Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) reporting to the Director of IT Risk Management Seema Singh. I joined McKesson over 18 months ago, not long after the M&A team had been created. With processes still being defined and the M&A service being promoted to internal stakeholders it…

UX Design Team solves Covid-19 Business Problem

In April, the global UX Design team led by Cork-based Maébh Costello, got an unexpected and urgent request. An email from Nupura Kolwalkar, VP of Data Management at McKesson outlined a Covid-19 related business problem. McKesson needed company-wide co-ordination of data and analytics related to Covid-19 with visibility across all business units. But the tool…

Investing in our People – Maria Power

Course Title CPD Diploma in Global Business Services   What prompted you to choose this course? My teammates! One of my colleagues, who had signed up for the course kindly shared the details. The course structure and content grabbed my attention as it all seemed relevant to my role. I’ve worked in McKesson Cork Finance…

Investing in our People – Sharon O’Rourke

Course Title ACCA Qualification.   What prompted you to choose this course? After finishing my college degree in accountancy and starting to work with the Shared Service team in McKesson, I got the opportunity to see up close how the various finance teams and departments worked and the different roles they play within the organisation.…

Investing in our People – Francis Acilu

Course Title? M.Sc. Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Technology.   What prompted you to choose this course? Patient safety has been at the core of my career. As a quality professional, I believe quality plays a key role in ensuring that the product is safe and it’s good for the intended use. This course afforded me the opportunity…

Investing in our People – Justine Keohane

What prompted you to choose this course? Through my current role in McKesson, I have had some great experience working within a shared services environment. I wanted to build on this as shared services are becoming more and more popular for multi-national companies both within Ireland and abroad.   What value did you find the…

Technology Ireland Industry Awards 2019

The 27th Technology Ireland Industry Awards took place on Friday 22nd November 2019. These awards celebrate those companies who have achieved exceptional success, developed innovative technologies and partnerships and achieved significant sales results over the past year. This annual flagship event has gained an exceptional reputation as one of the most coveted Award ceremonies within…

IT@Cork Tech Leaders Awards 2019

The 13th IT@Cork Tech Leaders Awards took place on Friday 18th October 2019. These awards showcase the companies and universities that are blazing a trail in technology. Continuing from last year’s success of McKesson winning the Multinational Company of the Year Award, we were shortlisted as finalists this year in the Corporate Social Responsibility and…