James Skinner

Executive Chairman at Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.

James Skinner

James Skinner

Executive Chairman at Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.

Overview
Career Highlights

McDonald's Restaurant Operations, Inc.
McDonald's Asia Pacific Middle East Africa LLC
McDonald's Europe Ltd.

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2644

Number of Boards

20

Birthday

1946 - Illinois

Age

74

Number of Awards

8

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Chief Executive Officer at Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Illinois Tool Works, Inc.

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Former President, Corporate & Institutional Services at Northern Trust Corporation

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Secretary & Director at Superior Acquisitions Ltd.

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Former President & Chief Executive Officer at USG Interiors LLC

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Former Acting Chief Executive Officer at Walgreen Co.

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Founder at Tom & Eddie's LLC

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Co-Founder at Wasson Enterprise

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Vice Chairman at Big Shoulders Fund

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President at Mcdonald's Restaurants of Missouri, Inc.

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James Skinner
Executive Chairman at Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.
Education
Attendee
Class of 1962
Memberships
Member
Current

Founded in 1922 as The Chicago Council on Foreign Relations, the Council is one of the oldest and most prominent international affairs organizations in the United States. Independent and nonpartisan, The Chicago Council is committed to influencing the discourse on global issues through contributions to opinion and policy formation, leadership dialogue, and public learning.

Member
Current

For more than 140 years the Chicago Club has been the city’s premier business and social club offering its members and their guests the finest and most personalized service. The Club’s gracious atmosphere provides the ideal setting for dining, business meetings, family celebrations and social entertaining. Luxuriously spacious guestrooms offer beautiful views of Grant Park, Buckingham Fountain and Lake Michigan.

Member
Current

The Commercial Club of Chicago resulted from the 1907 merger of two predecessor Chicago clubs: the Merchants Club (organized in 1896) and the Commercial Club (organized in 1877). Its most active members included George Pullman, Marshall Field, Cyrus McCormick, George Armour, Frederic Delano, Sewell Avery, Rufus C. Dawes, and Julius Rosenwald. The club has promoted Chicago's economic development for generations and championed member Daniel Burnham's Plan of Chicago (1909), also known as Burnham's plan. The plan gave the blueprint for the future growth and development of the entire Chicago region.

Career History
Executive Chairman
Current

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. engages in the provision of drug store services. The company operates through the following segments: Retail Pharmacy USA, Retail Pharmacy International, and Pharmaceutical Wholesale. The Retail Pharmacy USA segment engages in pharmacy-led health and beauty retail businesses, which sells its products under brand names Walgreens and Duane Reade. The Retail Pharmacy International segment offers retail stores, which sells products of brands No7, Boots Pharmaceuticals, Botanics, Liz Earle, and Soap & Glory. The Pharmaceutical Wholesale segment supplies medicines, other healthcare products and related services to pharmacies, doctors, health centers, and hospitals. The company was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Deerfield, IL.

President & Chief Operating Officer
2002 - 2002

Part of McDonald's Corp., McDonald's Restaurant Operations, Inc. is a company headquartered in Oak Brook, IL, specializing in investors,.

President & Chief Operating Officer
2001 - 2002

McDonald's Asia Pacific Middle East Africa LLC, part of McDonald's Corp., is an American company. The firm operates restaurants.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
2013 - Prior

HP Inc. enages in the provision of personal computing and other access devices, imaging and printing products, and related technologies, solutions, and services. It operates through following business segments: Personal Systems, Printing, and Corporate Investments. The Personal Systems segment offers commercial and consumer desktop and notebook personal computers, workstations, thin clients, commercial tablets and mobility devices, retail point-of-sale systems, displays and other related accessories, software, support and services for the commercial and consumer markets. The Printing segment gives consumer and commercial printer hardware, supplies, solutions and services,and scanning devices. The Corporate Investments segment includes HP Labs and certain business incubation projects. The company was founded by William R. Hewlett and David Packard in 1939 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA.

Vice Chairman, Board of Directors
1971 - 2012

McDonald's is the leading global foodservice retailer with more than 36,000 local restaurants serving approximately 69 million people in more than 100 countries each day.

Vice Chairman, Board of Directors
Tenure Unconfirmed
Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$250K - $500K
2013

The mission of RMHC-CNI is to care for families of children with complex medical needs by providing comfort, compassion and community. RMHC-CNI keeps families of hospitalized children together in a ‘home away from home’. RMHC-CNI strives to reach out to all families and children in need in a caring, compassionate way, while holding itself strictly accountable for the investments it makes in its mission and programs.

$10K - $25K
2012

Chicago's Museum of Science and Industry operates as a museum. It conduct exhibitions in the fields of science, technology, engineering and medicine. The company was founded in 1893 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

$250K - $500K
2012

The mission of RMHC-CNI is to care for families of children with complex medical needs by providing comfort, compassion and community. RMHC-CNI keeps families of hospitalized children together in a ‘home away from home’. RMHC-CNI strives to reach out to all families and children in need in a caring, compassionate way, while holding itself strictly accountable for the investments it makes in its mission and programs.

Political Donations
$32.4K
2013

The Republican National Committee (RNC) is a U.S. political committee that provides national leadership for the Republican Party of the United States. It is responsible for developing and promoting the Republican political platform, as well as coordinating fundraising and election strategy. It is also responsible for organizing and running the Republican National Convention. Similar committees exist in every U.S. state and most U.S. counties, although in some states party organization is structured by congressional district, allied campaign organizations being governed by a national committee. Reince Priebus is the current RNC Chairman.

$2,000
2012

Former Representative at Illinois General Assembly (United States)

$69K
2012

Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

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Awards & Honors
2012
NACD Directorship 100 Hall of Fame
Rank #81
2012
Chief Executive Magazine - Wealth Creators
2011
Barron's Magazine - World's Best CEOs
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