Ornella is a member of the Board of Directors of AmerisourceBergen, one of the largest global pharmaceutical distribution companies operating in North America, with revenues of over $ 153 billion and approximately 20,000 employees. AmerisourceBergen has a strategic relationship and collaboration with Walgreens Boots Alliance.
In 2013, Ornella Barra was appointed to the Board of Directors of Generali, where she is also Director of the Appointments and Remuneration Committee.
Generali is one of the most significant players in the global insurance and financial products market, as a leading company in Italy, the Group is now present in more than 60 Countries, with significant market shares in western Europe.
Ornella Barra sits on the Board of Directors of the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Wholesalers (IFPW), of which she was President from 2014 to 2016.
European Pharmacists Forum (EPF)
Ornella was instrumental to the creation of the European Pharmacists Forum (EPF) in 1999, and she is today responsible for the relations between the EPF and Walgreens Boots Alliance.
The EPF represents a platform for pharmacists to debate about the evolution of the sector and promotes the role of pharmacist as a role model in the European healthcare industry.
Between 2006 and 2009, Ornella held the office of President of the Association of Pharmaceutical Wholesalers in Italy (ADF), of which she is currently vice president. The ADF aims to ensure correct delivery of a full range of medicines to pharmacies and patients in Italy guaranteeing the highest levels of quality for storage and distribution.