Tom Burke has served as Chief Executive Officer of Medical Specialties Distributors (MSD) since July 2016. Prior to joining MSD, Tom spent 30 years with Cardinal Health, where he most recently served as the SVP and GM of the Innovative Delivery Solutions division. In this role, he was responsible for planning, directing, and implementing short and long-term operational strategies for Cardinal Health’s 13 solutions companies and the acute pharmaceutical business. Mr. Burke left Cardinal from 2007 to 2012 to run Novis Pharmaceuticals, a national distributor of therapeutic products that was subsequently acquired by Cardinal Health. During his tenure, Mr. Burke transformed Novis from a pharmaceutical distribution startup to a national, world-class platform for plasma and plasma-derived products.
Tom holds a Bachelor’s degree from Salem State University.