Major, Lindsey & Africa has been exclusively engaged by Walgreens Boots Alliance to identify a Vice President, Assistant Corporate Secretary to the Board of Directors and its committees. This senior role functions as a member of the General Counsel’s senior leadership team and will manage a department that includes Corporate Governance, Shareholder Relations, and the Securities function. The role will be located at global headquarters in Deerfield, Illinois.
The successful candidate will have at least ten (10) years of practice within the law department of a US-based public company focused on corporate and securities matters, including experience directly counseling executive leadership and the Board of Directors. In-house experience is required. Experience with a global Fortune 250 is preferred; healthcare, retail or highly-regulated industry experience also a plus, but not required.
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