Medline Announces Leadership Transition: Jim Boyle as CEO and Jim Pigott as President & COO

Medline Appoints New CEO and President & COO to Lead the Company

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Key Takeaways:

  • Medline has announced the retirement of Charlie Mills (CEO), Andy Mills (President), and Jim Abrams (COO) after more than 26 years of leadership.
  • As part of a multi-year succession planning process, Jim Boyle has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer, and Jim Pigott as the new President & Chief Operating Officer.
  • The Mills family will continue to serve on the Board of Directors, with Charlie Mills as Chairman and Andy Mills and Jim Abrams as Vice Chairmen.

Introduction: Medline’s Leadership Transition

Medline has revealed that Charlie Mills, Andy Mills, and Jim Abrams, who have collectively provided over 26 years of leadership, will be retiring from their current roles. However, they will continue to contribute to the company’s growth and success by serving on the Board of Directors. Charlie Mills will assume the role of Chairman, while Andy Mills and Jim Abrams will serve as Vice Chairmen. This transition marks the culmination of a five-year succession planning process.

Jim Boyle Takes Over as CEO

To lead the company into the future, Medline has appointed Jim Boyle as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective from October 1, 2023. Boyle has an impressive tenure of nearly 60 years with Medline and has played a vital role in the company’s growth and success. With his extensive understanding of healthcare and Medline’s high-performance culture, Boyle is well-suited to propel the company forward while building upon its rich legacy.

Jim Pigott Assumes the Role of President & COO

Joining Jim Boyle in the new leadership team, Jim Pigott has been appointed as the President & Chief Operating Officer of Medline. Pigott has also made significant contributions during his time at Medline, spanning over 30 years. He has been involved in the company’s expansion into various product segments and has spearheaded global sourcing partnerships. Pigott’s expertise and experience will further strengthen Medline’s operations and position in the market.

About Medline

Medline is a globally recognized healthcare company dedicated to improving patient care and operational performance in the healthcare industry. With over 56 years of consecutive sales growth, Medline has established itself as a market leader in medical-surgical distribution and clinical solutions. The company’s comprehensive product portfolio and commitment to expanding into new markets and forming strategic partnerships have solidified its position as a premier supply chain partner.

Written by Shantel

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