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Henry Schein: Peter McCarthy president, global animal health group

Staff writer |
Melville, N.Y., USA - July 22, 2015, Melville, N.Y., USA - Henry Schein, Inc., a provider of health care products and services, promoted Peter McCarthy to the position of president, Henry Schein Global Animal Health Group.

Mr. McCarthy also joins the Company's Executive Management Committee.

Prior to assuming his new position, Mr. McCarthy was President, Henry Schein International, with responsibility for Henry Schein's animal health businesses outside of the United States and Canada.

Mr. McCarthy began his career at Henry Schein in 2010 with responsibility for the Company's animal health business in Europe.

Before joining Henry Schein, Mr. McCarthy held a variety of positions of increasing responsibility at Schering-Plough Animal Health (now Merck Animal Health) in both the United Kingdom and the United States, before serving as the company's Senior Director, Global Operations and General Manager, China.

Prior to Schering-Plough Animal Health, he spent 14 years at Wyeth/American Cyanamid helping to grow its pharmaceutical business.

Mr. McCarthy holds a degree in Applied Biology from the University of Hertfordshire in the United Kingdom. He previously has served as a Member of the Board of the International Federation for Animal Health Europe, and the International Association Executive Animal Health Study Center, CEESA, based in Belgium.


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