George Attar



George Attar is Senior Vice President, Strategic Technology Solutions at McKesson Canada. In this role, he is responsible for the many business units dedicated to delivering healthcare technology solutions for retail pharmacies and hospitals. He also oversees ClaimSecure and leads our organization’s digital strategy. Over the years, Mr. Attar has also occupied the position of CIO, as well as, Senior-Vice President Strategy/Business Development and Government Affairs.

Prior to joining McKesson Canada in 2003, Mr. Attar served as a partner with Accenture where his 21-year career with the firm gave him significant experience planning, designing, implementing and operating technology solutions in a variety of industries. 

Mr. Attar is Vice Chairman of the board of GS1 Canada, the global standards organization.